New Delhi, Mar 14: A Border Security Force (BSF) constable was arrested after woman alleged that he was making improper gestures while travelling in a DTC bus. The 24-year-old woman, who works in a NGO at R K Puram, has filed a complaint that the victim, identified as Charan Singh, boarded the bus in a drunken state and kept on staring and also winked at her in the bus.
The victim has boarded bus her residence in West Delhi’s Janakpuri area for Satya Niketan. The accused was in plain clothes when he was sitting in the bus. She raised her voice against this. A PCR has received the call about eve teasing in DTC bus and a team was rushed to the spot.
Police said that they stopped the bus before the man deboarded at a stop. The man was detained and brought to the police station. He was examined and found in an inebriated state.
However, a FIR has been registered under IPC Section 509 (word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman) and further investigation is underway in the case.