Rohtak: A traffic Police Constable has been arrested and suspended on charges of sexual harassment of 21-year-old national Karate player in Rohtak by the District Collector. The incident reportedly took place when the girl was returning from her karate class and shared an auto with the policeman.
A report by ANI said, the girl repeatedly slapped traffic policeman after he harassed her and kept asking for friendship and her phone number, during the auto ride. “I then assaulted him in self-defence and asked the auto-rickshaw operator to take the vehicle to the women police station,” the girl said.
#Rohtak girl repeatedly slaps traffic policeman after he harassed her by asking for friendship & her number, during a ride in a shared auto. Girl was returning from Karate classes when incident took place. Police says traffic policeman has been suspended & probe is on. #Haryana pic.twitter.com/5AxSVrbrHV
— ANI (@ANI) April 7, 2018
The Police has booked the constable under various sections of sexual harassment. SP Pankaj Nain said, “the constable has been placed under suspension and arrested.”