Surat: A video clipping showing an IPS officer thrashing a thief in the Varaccha area of Surat surfaced on Saturday.
The incident happened on Friday evening and was recorded by a bystander on his mobile phone.
The video, aired by few TV channels, showed Deputy Commissioner of Police ND Solanki beating up a man with a stick as four other policemen held him.
The man was caught by the police after he snatched a woman's purse.
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