Lucknow: Hussainganj Police detained the secretary working in Lucknow secretariat, who was caught on camera molesting a female contractual employee and intimidating her. The video of the molestation went viral on social media on Wednesday after which the police swung into action and arrested the officer.
Ichharam, the accused was molesting the subordinate computer operator, posted in the Minorities Department since 2018. The woman was compulsively facing the actions of the secretary due to which he had became unbridled. The victim says that she has been repeatedly threatened with being fired from her job if she opposes it. However, in the month of October, the victim recoded Ichharam molesting her in a packed office. At the same time, on October 29, the victim had lodged a complaint against the accused officer at Hussainganj Kotwali.
लखनऊ महिला संविदा कर्मी से छेड़छाड़ व अश्लील हरकत करने वाला बापू भवन का सेक्शन इंचार्ज इच्छा राम को गिरफ़्तार किया गया। 29 अक्टूबर को पीड़िता ने हुसैनगंज थाने में इच्छा राम के ख़िलाफ़ FIR दर्ज़ कराई थी: एडीजी क़ानून व्यवस्था उत्तर प्रदेश pic.twitter.com/S4eNO7TX3E
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The victim further alleged that even after registering the FIR, no action was taken by the police, however, when the video molestation went viral on Wednesday night, Police officers were left stunned and immediately formed a team, and hunt for the arrest of the secretary started. The police arrested the accused in the early hours of Thursday.