KARACHI: Fourteen-member Chinese team including engineers and technicians have stopped all development work in protest as one of its members got slapped by local police constable Aejaz in Karachi, the metropolis of Pakistan.
The Chinese team arrived Pakistan over scheduled development project for installation and testing of imported locomotives recently bought by Pakistan Railways.
The embarrassing incident reportedly took place at Pakistan Railways’ Diesel Workshop situated in the metropolitan city of Pakistan.
The foreign team went on strike over the misconduct of Police official deployed for their security by the local police department.
According to reports, the police constable Aejaz has been arrested by the security department and sent behind bars in the local police station.
Deputy DS Mehfooz Ali told media that the sorrowful incident took place while foreign team was working on Chinese locomotives in Karachi.
SSP Railway Robin Yameen said that the police official is under custody of law enforcement agency and a case has also been registered over his misconduct. he said that strict action would be taken against police official who slapped a Chinese engineer on field.
He added that 8 security officials were deployed for the Chinese teams including engineers and technicians until they completed their ongoing project in Pakistan.