Bulandshahr: Nasty brawl after woman jumps bank queue, prompts cops to fire

A nasty fight erupted outside a bank in Bulandshahr after a woman attempted to jump the queue to withdraw money, prompting police to fire in the air.

PTI December 17, 2016 16:59:46 IST
Bulandshahr: Nasty brawl after woman jumps bank queue, prompts cops to fire

Bulandshahr(UP): A nasty fight erupted outside a bank in Bulandshahr after a woman attempted to jump the queue to withdraw money, prompting police to fire in the air.

The woman, identified as Shanti, tried to jump the queue at the Punjab National Bank's Aahar branch here.

Those waiting for their turn got agitated and protested, superintendent of police (rural) Jagdish Sharma said. The woman then called five youths, who on arrival at the bank started beating those protesting against Shanti's behaviour.

Policemen present on the scene fired in the air to disperse the warring group. More details are awaited.

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