Public prosecutor assaults lawyer in court, arrested | Noida News – Times of India

Noida: A government lawyer was arrested on Monday for assaulting another lawyer in broad daylight in Noida. Surajpur District and Sessions Court.
complainant Neeraj Tanwar, secretary of the District Civil and Criminal Bar Association in Gautam Budh Nagar, told police that he was assaulted by Special Public Prosecutor Neetu Bishnoi and four others at the POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act) court on Monday morning. POCSO outside the court with the intention of murder.
Tanwar claimed that he was seriously injured in the attack and had to be admitted to the ICU of a private hospital.
Tanwar’s complaint states that he reached the court on Monday for work related to the case and found five people waiting for him. According to the complaint, two days back, Tanwar had complained to the district magistrate about “corrupt practices of Bishnoi”. “Enraged by this, he and his accomplices attacked me,” the complaint said.
Tanwar also alleged that the assailants poured red chili powder into his eyes and Bishnoi hit him on the head with a metal chair. “(Bishnoi) then tried to strangle and kill me,” his complaint said.
Witnesses, including lawyers and others present in the court, called the police. Soon, officials reached the court and arrested Neetu Bishnoi.
Awadhesh Pratap SinghThe Station House Officer (SHO) of Surajpur police station said the police arrested Bishnoi from the court and filed an FIR against him under sections 323 (assault), 307 (attempt to murder) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the Indian Penal Code. Entered. Penal Code (IPC).
“We have taken him (Bishnoi) into police custody for questioning and further action legal Action is also underway,” said ACP (Central Noida) Sumit Shukla.