Hyderabad: A 31-year-old interior designer who allegedly assaulted a police sub-inspector was arrested in Vanasthalipuram, Hyderabad, on 22 April.
According to the Vanasthalipuram police, sub-inspector Venkat Reddy and his team were on patrol duty on Tuesday night. While patrolling road number 5 in the Gautami Nagar area, they noticed two people, Chanda Pramod and a friend, playing badminton on the road. The officer told them they should not be outside during the lockdown. He took their names and phone numbers and told them a petty case will be registered against them. He asked them to come to the police station.
When the police team was leaving, Pramod started abusing them and told them he will neither answer their calls not come to the police station. When the officer heard this he asked him to come to the police station. Pramod retaliated and attacked the sub-inspector, injuring him. He was arrested on Wednesday and a case has been registered.