Lucknow, August 25: Days after the Uttar Pradesh police drew flak after two its constables were caught on camera fighting in Kanpur over the front seat of police van, a similar video was released on social media today which showed two state security personnel exchanging physical blows. The incident was reported in Baghpat, where a dispute between the two officials led to a brawl in the public.
The fight reportedly erupted between a Prantiya Raksha Dal (PRD) jawan and a home guard in Mandi Chowki under Baraut police station, on Saturday. While local media attributed the physical altercation to a money-related dispute, official privy to the matter have denied. Uttar Pradesh: 2 Cops Exchange Blows in Kanpur Over 'Front Seat' in UP Police Vehicle, Video Goes Viral
Circle Officer Baraut, RK Kushwaha said the fight erupted after a car which was under the home guard's observation was stopped by the PRD jawan at the mandi gate. This led to a heated verbal confrontation followed by a brawl.
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"RTO had seized a car which was released y'day, the car was under home guard's observation,the PRD jawan stopped the car at the mandi gate, because of which a fight broke out between them. A report is being prepared for disciplinary action," Kushwaha said.