THE LADY SINGHAM
IPS Officer Kim Sharma :: “A Lady Singham”
Don’t go for the looks, they are decieving sometimes! And so goes for this bold and beautiful Patna SP Kim. A glance at Kim’s picture would certainly make you believe her to be a model or a bollywood actress, but the 2008 batch Bihar Cadre is giving tough times to the criminals of Patna.
She has been handed the charge of Patna SP after the transfers of IPS officers Shivdeep Waman Lande and Upendra Singh. Kim, who is a M Phil belongs to Uttar Pradesh. Before her transfer to Patna, Kim was posted as Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) -HQ in Bhagalpur. A day after video footage showed Patna’s lady SP slapping a woman protester, that had invited huge criticism for police administration Bihar government downplayed the incident.
Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi said, “The lady officer has joined recently. She does not know much. We should forget the incidence.”
The Minister was asked if any iaction would be initiated against the IPS officer. Soon after the video clippings showing police brutality flashed on the channels and websites, criticism poured in for the lady officer from all quarters.
The IPS officer, Kim Sharma is posted as the Suprintendent of Police (SP) of Patna and is accused of roughing up a middle- aged woman. Kim, who had entered into a brawl with an agitating woman protester slapped her twice and pulled her hair. To add insult to the injury, the policemen accompanying the City SP also thrashed the woman and her son. High drama unveiled in Patna’s Kankarbagh colony after a lady SP Kim, known to be the ‘Lady Singham’ thrashed a woman protesting over the death of two youths, who were electrocuted. The incident took place at a time when the police stepped in to stop the unruly mob protesting the death of two youths.
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