Bhopal, September 28
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday stated a senior state IPS officer has been relieved of duties, after a video exhibiting him assaulting his spouse went viral on social media.
Within the video, Madhya Pradesh Director Common of Police (Prosecution) Purushottam Sharma is seen thrashing his spouse, whereas the latter is seen resisting the assault.
“The officer has been relieved of his duties. Motion shall be taken towards anybody who holds a accountable place, however indulges in unlawful actions and taking legislation into his arms,” the chief minister stated.
There is no such thing as a official affirmation to reviews that the IPS officer was caught red-handed by his spouse of 32 years at a lady’s home, after which he assaulted her.
Sharma’s son Parth, a deputy commissioner within the Revenue Tax Division, despatched the video to state Dwelling Minister Narottam Mishra and a few senior bureaucrats, and requested grievance be registered towards his father.
Sharma, who has been married for 32 years, instructed PTI that if he has completed something incorrect, then his son ought to say why was his mom dwelling with him for thus lengthy.
“My son ought to say why was she taking cash (from me) since 1215 years and happening international journeys. After having fun with a lot consolation in life, she has an obligation in the direction of her household, to save lots of its fame,” Sharma —PTI