Udaipur : A police team from Mumbai faced tough time in Udaipur on Friday morning when a mob engaged into a fist fight and reportedly even attempted to overrun a car on their motorbikes. Four men including a party worker were taken in custody and a case has been booked against the offenders. The incident took place with a team from Dadar police station of Mumbai who had come in search of one Kamlesh Menaria who was wanted in a rape case there. As the area fell under the HiranMagri police station, the Mumbai team had informed the concerning officer and took a local constable along to accompany them to a Vatika owned by the accused at Paneriyon-ki-Madri.
The plain clothed cops arrested the accused and as they were on their way to report at the local police station, Kamlesh’s father Lalit Menaria, a BJP leader and other family members arrived there and hurled abuses, messed up with the team. The commotion lead to a large gathering and community men came out for their support. The verbal spat turned ugly with the involvement of some party workers who later marched and gheraoed the police station. Additional forces were called in to disperse the crowd.
Four men including the accused’s father Lalit and cousins Manish, Nitesh, Mukesh were taken in custody for scuffling with the cops. A sub inspector from the Mumbai team got minor injuries on his hand. “ The family members scuffled with the cops and tried to release the accused from their custody. Four persons have been detained and case will be taken against them under related sections” Bhagwat Singh Hingar, the DySP said.