As reported by the media, the three police officers who were dealing with Pollachi sexual assault case and had revealed the identity of the survivor of the barbarous crime during a press conference have been transferred with no postings at present.
The officers have been transferred with immediate effect.
Tamil Nadu Home Department issued the transfer orders to Coimbatore District Superintendent of Police R Pandiarajan, Pollachi Sub-Division DySP R Jayaram and Pollachi East Police Station Inspector A Natesan.
Madras High Court had stated that, “The irresponsible conduct of the police officer is highly condemnable by this court and it is appropriate to issue direction to the state government to take disciplinary action against the said police officer.”
The case was transferred from the local police to the state’s CB-CID on 12-03-2019.