Bhind: In view of the riots in Khargone district of Madhya Pradesh, Balwa drill was now organized by Bhind Police under the supervision of SP to practice to deal with the rioters. A large number of police officers and employees, including the station in-charge of all the police stations of the district, participated in this mock drill organized at the Bhind Headquarters Police Parade Ground. During this the police was divided into two teams. One team was made a team of rioters, while the other team was in the role of police force.
real stones used in drill
Andy gas shells were also used to drive away the rioters during the mock drill. Practice of extinguishing fire in case of arson during the riots was also done. At the same time, to make the drill more effective, real stones were thrown at the policemen by the rioters.
Instructions were received from Police Head Quarter
Bhind SP Shailendra Singh Chouhan said that from time to time, Balwa drills have been organized by the police, but this time recently, instructions were received from Police Headquarters Bhopal to conduct a drill. Through this drill, the policemen have also been told about how to deal with the rioters and how to handle the situation.
Gormi police station in-charge injured during drill
Let us inform that during the drill, one of the stones thrown by the rioters hit the Gormi police station in-charge Suresh Sharma, who was in the rioting team, due to which he got injured due to a leg injury. Police station in-charge Sharma was immediately admitted to the district hospital, where his treatment is going on. However, after the end of the Balwa drill, the SP himself also reached the district hospital to inquire about his condition.
first published:April 24, 2022, 6:11 p.m.