The Nationwide Fee for Ladies (NCW) has sought the arrest of a politician accused of abusing and assaulting a lady in Noida.
Whereas accused Shrikant Tyagi claimed to be a member of the BJP’s Kisan Morcha and his footage with senior leaders surfaced on social media, the get together’s native unit distanced itself from him.
The spat occurred on the Grand Omaxe Society in Sector-93 B right here lately when Tyagi needed to plant some saplings however the girl objected to it citing violation of guidelines. He, nevertheless, claimed he was inside his rights to take action.
A number of movies of the episode surfaced on social media, with one purportedly exhibiting Tyagi hurling expletives and assaulting the lady. He additionally allegedly used abusive phrases at her husband and made derogatory remarks about her.
In a tweet, the NCW stated it has taken cognisance of the incident. The panel’s chairperson Rekha Sharma has written to Uttar Pradesh Director Normal of Police to make sure a good and speedy investigation into the matter.
“NCW has additionally sought FIR and arrest of the accused for assaulting a lady,” the NCW tweeted.
The fee stated it has additionally written to the police to supply safety to the lady.
August 06, 2022