Ravindra Jadeja and Reeva Solanki got married in April 2016 Image: Twitter
Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja's wife Reeva Solanki was allegedly assaulted by a police constable following a minor accident involving her car in Gujarat's Jamnagar.
The police have detained constable Sanjay Ahir in connection with the incident.
The alleged incident occurred on Saru Section Road in Jamnagar when Reeva's car reportedly hit the constable's motorcycle, said Jamnagar district superintendent of police Pradeep Sejul.
“The policeman physically assaulted Reeva Jadeja after her car hit his motorbike. We are providing all possible help to her and will take strict action against the policeman," he said.
A man claiming to have witnessed the incident said the policeman thrashed Reeva "brutally".
“The policeman mercilessly thrashed Reeva and even pulled her hair during an altercation. We saved her from his clutches,” Vijaysinh Chavda told reporters.
Jadeja is currently playing in the Indian Premier League as a Chennai Super Kings all-rounder.
(With inputs from PTI)