NEW DELHI: People again cordoned off the police station late Monday night in connection with the beating of a rural service driver in the Mukherjee Nagar area of the capital. Angry people shouted slogans against the police. They demanded that the policemen who beat Sarabjit Singh be handed over to him. People gathered at the police station along with SAD leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa who reached the spot late last night.
According to the information received from the sources, additional police forces have been called in to see the escalating anger. Earlier, two companies of CRPF were already present in the police station. Senior police officials also tried to convince the people, but the crowd was not willing to accept it in any way. By late night, he was trying to calm down and send him home.
At the same time, as soon as the people of the area came to know that the police had registered a case against Sarabjit in various sections after Sunday's riots, their anger erupted. A large number of people gathered outside the police station late in the night for sticks and sticks. People started shouting slogans from Delhi Police, Murdabad. They jammed both sides of the road. As soon as the case was reported, senior police officers again reached Mukherjee Nagar. Efforts were on to persuade the mob late at night, but the mob thrashed policemen demanding their handover.