Mapusa Advocate forum has demanded the arrest and suspension of all four police personnel attached to Porvorim police station who are involved in an assault incident on Advocate Gajanan Sawant. The decision was taken on Friday evening in a general body meeting of advocate forum which was held in Mapusa.
A general body meeting of Mapusa advocate forum and others were called at Mapusa court wherein lawyers in large numbers participated and extended support to Advocate Sawant. Following discussion it was unanimously passed a resolution demanding arrest and suspension of Porvorim police personnel involved in the incident.
Informing about the decision, Advocate Paresh Rao said that Mapusa advocate forum and others forum has also supported and resolved that Fir should be registered and investigation should be done by officers not ranked below senior police officer and special investigation team should be constituted.
He further said that time bound and speedy conclusion of investigation should be done and charge sheet should be filed.
Advocate Rao further said that investigation should be done as to how police personnel attached to Porvorim police station interfered in a civil dispute matter and also demanded that departmental inquiry should be conducted against the Police inspector and others.
He also said that if the authority fails to take action then we have decided to approach the Bombay high court at Mapusa . Even we will meet DGP police and Chief Minister over issue