A day immediately after Swati Maliwal, the chief of the Delhi Commission for Gals, alleged that she was harassed and dragged by a drunk driver, a video clip of the incident displays her confronting the man, who has been arrested.
Swati Maliwal has alleged that when she tried to cease the driver, her arm was trapped in the car or truck window and she was dragged 15 metres near the AIIMS medical center in Delhi when she was out on the streets on Wednesday evening “for a reality check” on the protection of gals in the money.
In the movie, Ms Maliwal is observed refusing as the driver provides her a journey. “Sorry. I just can’t hear you. The place will you fall me off? I have to go house. My relations are on the way,” the online video shows the 38-yr-old women’s panel’s chief telling the person, Harish Chandra.
Ms Maliwal is noticed stepping absent. She claims the gentleman “drove off angrily” but took a U-turn and returned.
“Where do you program to drop me off? This is the 2nd time you have arrive. I am expressing continuously that I really don’t want this,” she is heard expressing in the movie. She walks above to the driver’s side and is viewed reaching in by way of the window.
At this stage, the male drives absent, and loud shrieks are read.
NDTV cannot independently verify the authenticity of the movie.
The law enforcement explained Harish Chandra, 47, was arrested within 22 minutes of the incident staying noted by Ms Maliwal.
“Acting on a distress get in touch with by Ms. Swati Maliwal, South Distt. Police swung into motion, apprehended the alleged Baleno automobile within 22 Minutes. FIR beneath pertinent section has been registered & accused arrested. Even more investigation is on,” Delhi law enforcement experienced tweeted on Thursday.
Ms Maliwal named it a “really scary” incident and claimed she would have been “the future Anjali”, if her group had not intervened.
She was referring to the young girl who died on New Year’s Day after getting dragged for 13 km by a car.
“God saved lifetime. If the chairperson of the woman’s commission is not protected in Delhi, then imagine the situation,” Ms Maliwal tweeted.