An inspector was beaten up by five accused in a bank dacoity at the Rohini Courts premises here on Tuesday.
The incident took place around 2-15 p.m. after Satyavir Singh, the Station House Officer of the Palam Village police station, appeared before the court as a prosecution witness in the case registered at Samaipur Badli police station of which he then the SHO. “The cross-examination was to begin after a break when the accused attacked Mr. Singh. They kicked him and tore his shirt. The five were then overpowered,” said a police officer.