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Katihar Superintendent of Police (SP) Siddharth Mohan Jain was caught shooting rounds of celebratory firing during his farewell ceremony in Bihar’s Katihar.
Jain, along with other police officials, was enjoying the farewell celebration.
The incident, which was caught on camera shows both DM and SP holding the mike and singing songs, thereafter ‘drunk on power’ SP can be seen taking out a gun from his pocket and firing celebratory shots.
No case has been registered against the SP for misusing the weapon which is issued to them for protecting the society.
In a video that surfaced, SP Jain and Mishra were seen happily enjoying their farewell party. The latter was singing a song from the 1975 hit Sholay film - 'Ye Dosti Hum Nahi Todenge'.
It was then the Katihar SP started firing bullets in the sky in a jubilant mood. He kept on firing till the magazine of the pistol was completely empty.