Video shows guards beating resident of FIR-filed Noida company
A resident of the Lotus Boulevard company in Sector 100 of Noida was reportedly assaulted in lathis by security officers after arguing with a colleague over maintenance and safety issues. An FIR was registered and two security guards were arrested, police said.
Police said the resident, Suresh Kumar, was taken to hospital and released after first aid.
“There was a group of security guards who beat up a resident. The SHO and the head of the police station went to the scene and spoke to residents. We also scanned CCTV cameras and found footage showing the guards beating a resident. We detained the guards and a case falling under the relevant sections of the IPC was recorded. We have opened an investigation against all those involved in the violence. It is very clear that the guards brutally beat the resident. Strict measures will be taken against the culprits, ”said Additional DCP (Noida) Ran Vijay Singh.
Video of the incident that went viral showed that after repeatedly beating Kumar, security guards were seen coming out of the lobby. At one point, the resident can be seen trying to retaliate with a stick.