Lahore: Drivers and bystanders ganged up on a traffic constable near railway station area in Lahore where they got together, beat up the constable and also teared apart his uniform in public, reported 24 News.
It has been reported that drivers and bystanders ganged up on the traffic constable near Lahore railway station area. It happened after the policeman had fined a van driver Rupees 500. The driver protested against the fine and a scuffle broke out amidst heated arguments between the two. At this moment other drivers present nearby had also reached the spot. When they were beating up the policeman, as can be seen in the video footage, he was alone.
Our reporter Ali Sahi while reporting the incident said that a fight broke out between the van driver and police constable after he prepared a challan for the driver. And during the fight the people who were beating up the policeman also snatched the five hundred rupees given earlier by the van driver.
As per initial information, no investigation into the matter has been initiated by Pakistan Railways with which the traffic police constable is associated. Also no First Information Report (FIR) of the incident has been registered so far.