(From The Times of India)
LUCKNOW: Connections speak loud. They speak louder if one is in the state capital and the connections are caste-based.
On Thursday, senior police officials ordered the suspension of station officer of Gosainganj police station KK Yadav for his failure to check illegal hoarding of explosives and manufacturing of fire crackers without the mandatory licence. Soon after the order was served on him, telephones of the police top brass began to ring.
The callers had only one request: Spare the SO and do not take any penal action against him. Efforts were on to get his suspension orders recalled, not because he was innocent but …