Police Inspector gokak suspended
Police Inspector Ramesh Gokak of market police station has been suspended for dereliction of duty and negligence.
After the riot at Khadak galli commissioner S Ravi appointed a committee under headship of DCP Anupam Agarwal to find the fact behind the riot. Action on inspector Gokak was taken based on the reports of the committee. As per the reports there was some mischief created in the area on the day by one group, Inspector Gokak should have posted some constables on the spot after noticing it. Besides he also not brought it to the notice of senior officials. Though he failed to take preventive measures on the issue he has suspended from the service, said DCP Agarwal. It can be recalled that Mr Gokak was injured in the riot when a stone hit his face beneath eye. Till now police have arrested 17 people including Councillor of ward-35 in this matter.