Mumbai : A Journalist has been arrested in Delhi for allegedly raping his woman colleague, as per police officials he works as a head of department in an private news channel.
The victim in her 20s from a native of Kerala filed a complaint at Punjabi Bagh police station on Thursday against accused.
“Based on her statement, we arrested the accused from his residence on Thursday. The victim’s medical reports also confirmed rape,” a senior police officer said.
“The victim, who stays with her husband in Delhi, has alleged in the complaint that the man initially used to harass her by talking with her in a rude way. He later started touching her private parts and passed lewd comments during office hours,” the officer said.
“He also threatened that he would get her fired from the job if she did not comply with his orders/ requests,”officals added.
Earlier the accused took her to OYO room in Kirti Nagar and sexually assaulted her, in the mid November the same offfence has been repeated for two to three times. When the victim refused to meet him anymore, he threatened her with dire consequences, following which she approached the police,” police added