Bareilly (UP), Oct 13 (PTI) Two policewomen, including an inspector, were arrested on charges of vandalism and attempt to kidnap a five-year-old brother of the chief judicial magistrate from her residence in Bareilly, police said today.

In a complaint to the police, CJM Kusumlata Rathore alleged that inspector Anupam Singh and constable Lata Sharma barged into her home in the Judges Colony Wednesday evening, SP City Rohit Sajwan said.

The CJM alleged that the two assaulted and tried to snatch her gold chain, and thrashed and tried to strangulate her domestic help Jaya, 19. When she rushed to intervene, they attempted to kidnap her brother Kushagra.

The boy is the adopted son of the CJM’s father, the SP said.

The CJM said that the policewomen have been arrested.

An FIR has been lodged against them.

The SP said since the policewomen took ill, they were admitted to a hospital.

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