CHENNAI: A Sub-Inspector was allegedly assaulted by a woman at the Choolaimedu police station here on Monday.

According to police sources, Sub-Inspector Vijayalakshmi enquired into a petition given by Bhagyalakshmi of Choolaimedu and asked her to approach the court as the matter pertained to a civil dispute. Enraged over this, Bhagyalakshmi’s sister Girija entered into an argument with the police officer. In the commotion that followed, Girija assaulted Vijayalakshmi.

The accused was arrested and remanded to judicial custody.

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