In Uttar Pradesh, a day after a police post was burnt and over 20 vehicles torched in caste-based violence in Saharanpur, two police officers were today transferred from their posts.
City SP Sanjay Singh and Rural SP Rafeeq Ahmed have been transfered from Saharanpur. Official sources said, Prabal Pratap Singh has been posted as new City SP and Vidya Sagar will take over as Rural SP.
Several instances of stone pelting and clashes were reported yesterday from across Saharanpur, which has been witnessing caste-based violence since Friday. However, peace prevailed in the city today.