New Delhi: Taking a dig at Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) authorities over a viral video exhibiting an IPS officer demanding cash from businessman, Samajwadi Get together president Akhilesh Yadav mentioned whether or not the saffron social gathering will take “bulldozer” motion in opposition to him, information company PTI reported.
Posting a 10-second video clip, Yadav tweeted, “After this video of an IPS demanding cash in UP, will the course of bulldozers change in the direction of him or will the BJP authorities eliminate the matter by including another title to the checklist of absconding IPS? The folks of UP are seeing the fact of BJP’s zero-tolerance in the direction of crime.”
उप्र में एक आईपीएस की वसूली के इस वीडियो के बाद क्या बुलडोज़र की दिशा उनकी तरफ़ बदलेगी या फिर फ़रार आईपीएस की सूची में एक नाम और जोड़कर संलिप्त भाजपा सरकार ये मामला भी रफ़ा-दफ़ा करवा देगी।
उप्र की जनता देख रही है कि ये है अपराध के प्रति भाजपा की झूठी ज़ीरो टालरेंस की सच्चाई। pic.twitter.com/JsMAhzRFPU
— Akhilesh Yadav (@yadavakhilesh) March 12, 2023
Notably, a video clip of IPS officer Anirudh Singh surfaced on social media on Sunday wherein he could be seen asking somebody on a video name to rearrange for Rs 20 lakh.
For the reason that SP chief’s tweet, a probe has been ordered in opposition to the officer, who’s at present posted in Varanasi, and the Commissioner has been requested to submit his report within the matter.
The purported video is alleged to be of a time when Singh was posted in Meerut.
Meerut Police in its reply on Twitter mentioned, “This video is over 2 years previous and doesn’t have any reference to Meerut. Probe has been accomplished within the matter.”
Later state Director Normal of Police issued an announcement saying police are probing the contents of the video, which is greater than two years previous.
“A video of Shri Anirudh Singh, IPS officer appointed as SP Rural in district Meerut, goes viral wherein he’s seen conversing with an individual via video name. On the idea of the mentioned video, allegations of corruption are being levelled in opposition to Singh,” an official launch by the DGP mentioned.
“The mentioned case is 2 years previous, however in view of the seriousness of the case, the Police Headquarters has inquired about it from the Commissioner Varanasi, present posting of the officer and sought a report inside 3 days,” it aded.
In the meantime, one other probe has been launched in opposition to Singh’s spouse, an IPS officer, over allegations of not paying hire to her landlord.
Aarti Singh, posted as DCP Varuna Zone Commissionerate, Varanasi has been accused of not paying hire for her flat, the DGP workplace mentioned.