Traffic South PSI Krishnaveni was injured in a scuffle at Dharmveer Sambhaji Chowk (Bogarves) at around 8 pm on Monday evening.
Krishnaveni and her team were checking two wheeler riders without helmets to penalise them and she stopped a person who is a BSF jawan here on on holiday.
He was stopped for not wearing a helmet and this went on to a heated argument which and provoked by her alleged foul language, he responded in a similar manner. This irked Krishnaveni who allegedly slapped him.
A group of women who witnessed the scene blamed Krishnaveni for using foul language against the officer and slapping him. They said the officer was ready to pay fine of Rs 100, but Krishnaveni allegedly demanded Rs 500, which he objected to. (Source Indian Express)
The Pudhari reports that sources say there was a lady also along with the jawan who was pushed away by the police which irked the jawan from Kudremani.
Sakal reports that the women PSI tried to take away the key of his bike which irked the jawan.
Traffic South PSI Krishnaveni was admitted to hospital later. The process of filing an FIR was going on late night.