A police constable was beaten up by local people allegedly for sexually harassing a woman in Rajshahi town’s Lakshmipur area on Thursday night.
Quoting witnesses, sub-inspector of Rajpara police station Haider Ali Khan said that Sabbir Hossain, a police constable of Paba police station, sexually harassed a woman in the area around 10:00pm.
Hearing screams of the woman, local people caught Sabbir and beat him up, leaving him injured.
On information, a team of police from Rajpara police station rushed to the spot and rescued the police constable.
Later, he was taken to Rajpara Police Station after primary treatment.