Haryana

Security lapse at Haryana Education Minister’s house in Jagadhri, 18 cops suspended

Yamunanagar, January 14

Superintendent of Police, Yamunanagar, Kamaldeep Goyal, has taken a major action against 37 employees, including 18 policemen, three special police officers and 16 personnel of the Home Guards Department, for their alleged negligence in duty related to the security at the residence of Haryana Education Minister, Kanwar Pal Gujjar, in Jagadhri city of Yamunanagar district.

The SP suspended 18 cops, including five sub-inspectors and three assistant sub-inspectors. Out of them, 14 policemen were suspended today, while four had been suspended yesterday. He also marked a departmental inquiry against them.

Besides, the SP terminated the services of three special police officers and sent back 16 personnel of home guard to their department. He also wrote to the Home Guards authorities for departmental action against them.