Gwalior: Three cops here have been booked for wrongfully arresting an individual and keeping him under detention after the district court ordered action against the errant cops.

The court of First Class Judicial Magistrate, Sanjay Agarwal ordered immediate action against SHO of Kampu police station S S Kushwaha, Constable Naresh Singh Chouhan and Inspector Rajveer Singh after the charges against them was established in the court.

In a three-year-old case, Dharmendra was illegally imprisoned by the Kampu police officials after a false complaint of road clash was lodged by Anshul Vajpayee.

Under political influence of Vajpayee, the three police personnel fabricated a false story and imprisoned Dharmendra.