Footage of the brawl between traffic police officials and a drunk tractor driver in Kilinochchi town was released.
It shows the police officials assaulting the drunk driver with a metal chain to control him. The officials stopped the drunk driver after he was fleeing following an accident.
Police alleged that the driver was assaulting a group with the metal chain that was taken by the two police officials.
Later the driver was taken into police custody with the aid of residents, and he was taken to the Jaffna Teaching Hospital for treatment.
Police said he will be produced before courts.