Video of traffic cop misbehaving with bike rider goes viral

Cuttack: A traffic personnel has been accused of misbehaving with a bike rider during helmet checking drive under Madhupatna police limits in Cuttack. The matter came to light after a video of the incident went viral on social media.

According to sources, the traffic police personnel allegedly intercepted the motorist and demanded a fine for riding bike without a helmet and fancy number plate. Following this, there was an altercation between the youth and the traffic cop.

Later, the police personnel allegedly threatened to thrash the bike rider with his shoes.

Meanwhile, Traffic Police ACP PK Dalai said that action will be taken after the completion of investigation into the incident.

“The issue has been brought to the notice of higher authority. The matter is being investigated and appropriated action will be taken in connection with the incident,” said Dalai.