Shillong, December 20: A local youth on Thursday lodged a police complaint against Superintendent of Police (SP) incharge Traffic of East Khasi Hills district, Bashan J Laloo for allegedly assaulting him.
An FIR against DSP Laloo was lodged on Thursday at Laitumkhrah police station.
The incident took place on Wednesday at Ïewrynghep, Laitumkhrah.
The youth identified as Manavon Massar filed the FIR along with his friend Teiskhem Lynrah and Angela Rngad of the Thma U Rangli (TUR).
According to the FIR, DSP, BJ Laloo, had assaulted the youth just because he (Manavon) had overtaken the vehicle of the officer.
In the complaint registered at Laitumkhrah, Manavon has claimed that due to this reason, the DSP blocked his car and started assaulting him with a lathi.
“The DSP pulled me out of the car and beat me up hysterically like he was drunk and spoke to me in hindi and did not let me to speak,” the complaint reads.
The youth also informed that the DSP (City) also shouted at him that “If this is Garo hills I would have just shot you.”
The trio demand for an immediate suspension of the DSP and termination post inquiry.
Refuting the allegations, DSP Laloo, however, said that the youth was very aggressive and rash driving on the wrong side all along from Asom Kristi Kendra to fire brigade.