( Kosi Range DIG Pranav Praveen & arrested SI Omprakash Ram)

B N Singh “Pappan”

Saharsa : An SI of Saur Bazaar police station (PS) in Saharsa District in North Bihar Omprakash Ram was arrested on March 9, 2021, evening, after Kosi Range DIG Pranav Kumar Praveen found him drunk and dancing while on duty during his sudden inspection of the police station. Pranav Kumar Praveen, who took over as DIG, Kosi Range, in January, 2021, has promised to improve law & order under the Range.

After DIG Praveen found him drunk, SI Omprakash was first taken to Primary Health Centre (PHC), Saur Bazaar, where the Beathanalyser test confirmed that he was drunk after which he was arrested. An FIR was also lodged against SI Omprakash Ram in this connection. Stern disciplinary action is likely to be taken against the arrested SI Ram.