Bhopal: In a bizarre turn of events, the Madhya Pradesh Police have suspended a constable for indiscipline as he grew his hair and moustache despite being told to trim it, reported news agencies on Sunday. The suspension order issued on Friday to constable Rakesh Rana, posted as a driver in the police’s motor transport wing, surfaced on various social media platforms on Sunday. “I was asked to cut my moustache to a proper size but I refused. Never before in my service, I was asked to do so,” Rakesh Rana was quoted as saying by ANI.Also Read – Madhya Pradesh Orders Fresh Covid Restrictions; Schools to Function at 50 Per Cent Capacity
Assistant Inspector General, Cooperatives Fraud and Public Service Guarantee, Prashant Sharma, who issued the order, told PTI that Rana was suspended as he did not follow his senior’s order about correcting his appearance. “When his appearance was checked, the constable was found with hair grown and a moustache till the neck….