Even as India battles the coronavirus, a Delhi Police constable has been suspended for illegally helping members of the Tablighi Jamaat.
The Delhi Police suspended a constable on Saturday accused of assisting Tablighi Jamaat members cross Delhi-UP border. The constable, Imran, is posted in the security unit of the Delhi Police. It is alleged that on Thursday, Imran was illegally crossing the Delhi-UP vorder in his car along with members of Tablighi Jamaat.
The constable was stopped by Ghaziabad Police and was taken into custody after he was interrogated. “The incident took place on Wednesday when Ghaziabad police stopped a vehicle at Tilla Mod. There were nine occupants who on questioning admitted they were coming all the way from Amroha after attending a Tablighi congregation,” said Kalanidhi Naithani, the Ghaziabad SSP.
The Ghaziabad Police soon informed the Delhi Police about the incident and now, the Delhi Police is trying to unravel how the memners of the Jamaat contacted the constable or vice versa.The Delhi Police is also trying to trace people who crossed the border, and how many crossed the border.
Imran is currently in isolation along with all the pepple who were travelling in Imran’s car. Imran, a resident of Loni in Uttar Pradesh, has been suspended and an investigation in underway.