Raipur Senior Superintendent of Police Ajay Kumar Yadav on Tuesday attached four police personnel including Sub-Inspector (SI) in connection with custodial death of 20-year-old youth at police station here in the state capital.
As per the order, SI Khelan Singh Sahu, Head Constable Devdhar Janghel, two constables Nandkishore Gupta and Manjeet Kerketta, all posted at Pandri police station have been attached to Police Line in Raipur until further orders.
SSP Yadav said that that the case has been registered and magisterial inquiry by the judicial magistrate has been initiated on the custodial death of the youth at Pandri police station.
The deceased youth has been identified as resident of Mowa locality Ashwani Manikpuri (20), who has found hanged self at the bathroom of Pandri police station in the state capital.
The youth was arrested on Tuesday afternoon for stabbing to death another youth with sharp edged weapon under section 294, 323, 506 and 302 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) by the officials of Pandri police station. The police officials had kept him at police station for interrogation.
On Tuesday evening, the accused was found hanged himself in the bathroom of police station. Police took him to nearby hospital where doctors declared brought him dead.