Scot arrested in India says he has been given electric shocks during police torture sessions

Campaigners for a Scottish man arrested in India say he has been tortured by police using electrodes.

Jagtar Singh Johal from Dumbarton , West Dunbartonshire, was snatched off the street by police officers in Jalandhar in the state of Punjab on November 4.

It is claimed he had a sack thrown over his head and was forced into a van by plain-clothes cops.

Mr Johal, who appeared in court earlier today, has now told lawyers he has been tortured with "body separation...
source: Daily Record