11/02/2016 11:28 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:26 AM IST

Tamil Nadu Jailer's Smooth Dance Moves Go Viral, Ends In Suspension

A deputy jailer hailing from Salem, Tamil Nadu, has been placed under suspension, after a video showcasing him dancing in front of his colleagues went viral on social media.

The 58-year-old police officer, Shankaran was visiting Chennai to take part in the Republic Day Parade, and decided to perform an impromptu routine for his colleagues while clad in his official attire, say reports.

The deputy jailer went on leave after the video hit social media. However, allegations that Shankaran coerced a prison inmate to give him an oil massage and cut his hair landed him in further trouble with Salem’s Central Prison Superintendent.

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