Police to probe detainees' semi-nude dance video

Deputy Superintendent of Police M L Purushottam has said that a report would be submitted to the Superintendent of Police after conducting an inquiry into the incident of Manchenahalli police (Gowribidanur taluk) forcing crime suspects to dance.

The visuals were aired on some private channels on Tuesday. The videos went viral on social media also.

A police officer said that the Manchenahlli police had taken five people into custody in connection with a dacoity case for interrogation. “However, the suspects were made to dance semi-nude. But the full details of the incident are yet to be ascertained. We have to collect information about it,” the police officer said.

Cop to be questioned

The DySP said that the incident occurred about eight months ago and apart from sub-inspector of Manchenahalli pollice station Sundar, other persons will also be questioned, he added.

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