Manipur: Woman Police Head Constable suspended for demanding money to register case

A Woman Head Constable posted in Woman Police Station Thoubal under suspension for allegedly demanding money to register a case.

Imphal 29-2020: In relation with an audio clip posted on Youth’s Forum for Protection of Human Rights official Facebook Page, where two women police officials were found allegedly demanding money from a victim family for filing a case under Cyber Crime.

The audio clip further reveals that filing a case needs money to transfer files from one desk to another. A fixed amount of rupees 3500 and 2500 was demanded in order to file the case.

In connection with the report of misconduct from the Women Police Station, taking strict action against a women police officer for allegedly demanding money to register a case, the Superintendent of Police Thoubal District has issued an order for further departmental proceeding contemplated against Woman Head Constable Thongam Sunita Devi of Women Police Station, Thoubal for her grave misconduct.

The order further mentioned that Thongam Sunita Devi will be under suspension with immediate effect.

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