A video has surfaced of Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Chairman Swati Maliwal being harassed on Ring Road in front of gate number 2 of AIIMS. The accused motorist Harish is seen talking about dropping Swati back home.
On the other hand, the South District police have filed a report and asked for the video of the night of the incident from the private channel. When Swati went to make an inventory of security, she was accompanied by the private channel team. The police also found in the investigation that no CCTV cameras were installed at the place where Swati was dragged 15 meters in front of gate number 2 of AIIMS.
According to police, the video that has gone viral on social media shows Maliwal waiting on the sidewalk and the suspicious driver asking her to get into the car. In the video, Maliwal can be heard saying where do you want to leave me. I want to go home. My relatives are coming. In the video, she can be seen leaving after this and the car drives away. The motorist returns after some time and asks Maliwal to sit in the car.
This time, Maliwal is seen going to the motorist to rebuke him, but the accused hurriedly closed the window leaving her hand stuck in the glass. After this he was dragged 10-15 meters. Police arrested the accused Harish Chandra, 47, a resident of Sangam Vihar in South Delhi shortly after the incident.
Sections 323 (intentionally hurting), 341 (torts), 354 (assault or use of criminal force with intent to insult her modesty), and 509 (intent to insult a woman’s modesty by word, demeanor, or deed) like In addition to the motor vehicle law, there is a case registered in the Kotla Mubarakpur Police Station.