The Noida Police on Wednesday lodged an FIR over some security guards of a housing society allegedly assaulting two residents. They said Guilties will have to face strict consequences.
The incident occurred at Lotus Boulevard Society under Sector 39 police station limits on Wednesday,a video of the episode has surfaced on social media.
The video that begins and ends abruptly shows around half a dozen uniformed security personnel purportedly taking on two residents. Wearing shorts t-shirts at the entry point on the ground floor of a building.
One of the residents fought back with a wooden stick of security personnel. Prompting their other colleagues to rush back and hit the man. Another one of the security personnel held the man’s neck, the video showed.
Before leaving, the security guard had also hit another resident who tried to rescue the man in the milieu.
Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (Noida) Ranvijay Singh said they have received a complaint at the Sector 39 police station.
“Local police officials visited the spot for probe after the residents informed them about the incident. An FIR is being lodged in the case on the basis of a complaint. They will take strict action against the guilty persons after a due probe,”. Singh said.
He said the police have taken cognizance of the purported video which “clearly showed” a security staff hitting the man, but added that a detailed probe will ascertain what triggered the fight.
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