Delhi: Police arrest 5-star hotel security officer for molesting women employee, gets bail

18 August 2017, 07:26 PM

The Delhi Police has arrested the security manager of the 5-star hotel for allegedly molesting a woman employee, said Dependra Pathak, Chief PRO Delhi Police. He was later released on bail.

The manager was arrested following a police complaint of molestation by the victim. The entire incident was caught on the CCTV camera installed in the room.

In the CCTV footage, the manager is seen trying to pull the woman employee by her saree while she resists.

The victim said, "He pulled my saree, but I resisted. No strong action taken till now after the entire incident."

"I showed footage to my madam but she said only a warning letter will be given to him, he will then get you terminated I have been terminated from job now," she added.

The police officials have initiated a probe on the basis of victim’s statements. The accused has been suspended by the hotel authorities.

"We have suspended the accused security manager. Don't know whether the woman has been suspended too," said Raja Singh, hotel's PR officer. 

The Delhi Police has also registered a case in the matter and recorded the statements of the victim.

First Published: Friday, August 18, 2017 01:52 PM
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