BENGALURU: A police inspector has been suspended and a departmental inquiry has been ordered against him after a woman complained that he misbehaved with her and sent her lewd messages.
The woman had gone to the Kodigehalli police station to lodge a complaint when police inspector Rajanna took her number. He then started texting her lewd messages and even sought sexual favours.
Armed with evidence, the woman lodged a complaint against the inspector following with DCP Lakshmi Prasad ordered an ACP-level inquiry against the inspector.
After it was prima facie established that the inspector had misbehaved with the woman, Police Commissioner Pratap Reddy has ordered his suspension pending a departmental inquiry.