In a sensational incident in Basishtha Chariali, a police officer lost control of his vehicle while allegedly driving drunk and hit a group of people in the area on Wednesday evening.
One Bolbom devotee with serious injuries has been admitted to a nearby hospital. The police officer was driving a police vehicle at the time. The police vehicle was a Bolero with the registration No. AS-01-HC-4066.
Though the locals gheraoed the vehicle, the drunk police officer managed to escape from the scene. Later, they demanded action against the officer. However, the identity of the officer has not yet been revealed by the police.
“We’ll keep investigating and when the time comes, he will be held responsible for his actions,” said a police officer.