Reacting to the incident, the Superintendent of Police, Mr Naveen Gulati said that the Circle Inspector, Mr Trinath was suspended for his rude behavior. Accepting that the police displayed some high handedness, he said that the police was forced to take to lathi charge as the health workers attacked the women home guards. He claimed that two women home guards got inured during the attack by the health workers.
The Director General of Police, Mr Aravinda Rao is reported to have directed the district officials to furnish him a report about the said incident. (NSS)