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Covid-19 lockdown: Three Bihar policemen shoot at van driver, demand bribe; arrested


Several instances of police officials allegedly punishing or assaulting people out on streets, or tipping over vegetable carts, have emerged from several states during the first two days of the 21-day lockdown.

India entered the third day of the lockdown on Friday, which is an attempt to contain the spreading Covid-19 infection. The pandemic has killed 17 people in the country, and infected 724 people. Of these, 640 people are receiving treatment in various facilities. The lockdown exempts essential commodities, including groceries and pharmacies.

The Patna Police in Bihar arrested three police officials for shooting at a driver of a ...


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