The Hush Post: A woman was arrested in Delhi for allegedly trying to molest another woman and for trying to run over the latter who was carrying her toddler. The accused woman was allegedly in an inebriated condition at the time of the incident.
The incident was reported from Jagatpuri locality in East Delhi. The accused woman was driving a Maruti Swift Dzire car and was allegedly drunk. The accused woman allegedly almost ran over another woman who was carrying her toddler. Then the accused woman got down of her car and first started beating up the second woman and allegedly started touching her in an inappropriate manner, a report said.
Later, the accused woman was held when after the people present on the spot reported the matter to the police, it was reported.
The report said that an FIR under sections 323 (punishment for voluntarily causing hurt), 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty), 509 (word, gesture or act intended to insult modesty of a woman) and 279 (punishment for rash driving) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and under the provisions of the Motor Vehicles Act has been registered at the Jagatpuri police station.
The report said that the accused woman was driving rashly and almost ran over the other woman and her child who were walking on a footpath. Then the people rushed to the spot after hearing the victim’s cry for help. When the victim confronted the accused, the latter beat her up and started touching inappropriately in front of the crowd.
When people tried to stop her, the accused started abusing them and even thrashed a few of them.