DHARWAD: Four policemen were injured in an assault on cops by members of the Irani gang in front of the BJP local leader’s office at Sangam Circle here on Thursday.
The cops reportedly stopped the supporters of Jaffer Irani near Jain Electricals in front of the building owned by Vijayananda Shetty. The gang members, in turn, attacked the police.
The town police arrived at the spot as the incident turned violent. Some members of the Irani gang escaped while the one member who was arrested is being questioned by the police.
The attack on the police reportedly taken place because they were trying to arrest Jaffer Irani’s children. The town police are searching for the gang members who attacked the policemen.