Vijayawada corporator misbehaved with a woman on flight
|Vijayawada corporator misbehaved with a woman in flight./ source via - google news, India news.|
U Venkateshwara Rao was booked under sec 354 of Indian Penal code after a complaint was done by a woman who was the co-passenger in the flight from Pune to Hyderabad.
The complaint was filed by an NRI, the FIR was filed in the Rajiv Gandhi international airport police station.
She said that Mr. Rao was sitting next to her in the flight and misbehaved with her.
Police booked the case but before they could act Rao left for Vijayawada by another flight.
A police official then sent a communication to his counterpart at Vijayawada airport.
He was stopped at the airport and was questioned on why the complaint was logged, however, he was not arrested for the same.
Woman organisations have told the police to take action against Rao.
Rao also faced allegations that he misbehaved with Women passengers in a train while going to Pune. The corporator, however, denied the allegations.
Referring to the incident that occurred on the flight, he said the language problem led to some misunderstanding.
He also said that he only speaks Telegu and was not properly able to communicate with the passenger.