New Delhi: The Delhi Police has booked a Tripura MLA on costs of sexual harassment of a younger lady from the northeastern state who’s pursuing greater research in New Delhi, an officer mentioned on June 29, Wednesday.

The MLA, who’s in Delhi, has joined the probe and has been cooperative, the police mentioned.

The complainant alleged that the MLA molested her June 28, Tuesday night.

The police obtained a name concerning the matter at round 2:35 am and registered a case beneath sections 354 (assault or prison drive to lady with intent to outrage her modesty) and 354 A (sexual harassment and punishment for sexual harassment) of the IPC, Deputy Commissioner of Police (New Delhi) Amrutha Guguloth mentioned.

The matter is beneath investigation and the accused has been served a discover beneath CrPC part 41(A) for look earlier than the police, the officer mentioned, including that no arrest has been made but in reference to it.

Joint Resident Commissioner of Tripura Bhawan within the nationwide capital Ranjit Das has written to the state authorities, urging needed motion within the matter.

Das mentioned a group of Delhi Police had met the complainant twice.

“A group of Delhi Police had visited twice yesterday night time (June 28) and met the complainant who’s a scholar finding out in Delhi. They recorded her assertion concerning her criticism towards the sitting MLA of Tripura,” Das mentioned.



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