Take legal action against police officer who pulled girl student`s hair: Manipur State Commission for Women

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IMPHAL, Aug 24: The Manipur State Commission for Women has urged the State government to take legal action against the police officer who had pulled the hair of a girl student protesting for ILP on August 3.

The commission has also urged the State government to provide the name and details of the police officer involved in the incident.

A statement of the commission said it strongly condemn the undesirable attitude of the responsible police officer who tortured the girl student of Ibotonsana Girls`™ Higher Secondary School on August 3 while she was agitating demanding the ILP.

It said pulling hair of a girl is undesirable in any society.

In this connection, the MSCU has also registered a case for making an inquiry into the matter because it is a crime against women, it said.

The commission has also submitted a copy of the commission`™s finding today to the State government and urged the government to provide the name of the said police officer for inquiry.

It is also decided to make a field visit to the residence of the victim girl protestor, the statement said.

It may be mentioned that the police officer had pulled the hair of a girl student who was protesting outside the Secretariate building on August 3 with other students .

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