Sexual assault case filed against BJP worker

Statistical Data of Rape cases reported in 2020 according to The Indian Express
For being molested allegedly, a woman files a police case in Mumbai against a fellow Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) worker over sexual assault at Borivali police station.

Mumbai, September 23: A fellow worker of the Bhartiya Janata Party has registered a case against her other party worker. The accused has been absconding since the victim registered a case against him.

Woman files police case in Mumbai against fellow BJP party worker over sexual assault. The case was filed on Wednesday under section 354 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) recognised as Prateek Salvi.

According to the statement of the Mumbai Police, “The victim alleged that the accused is a BJP worker in Mumbai’s Borivli West. On August 15, he called her to meet a corporator of the party in the BJP office. When she reached the office, he sexually assaulted her,” police said.

The accused has been absconding since the victim registered a case against him, police said. Further investigation is underway and a search is on for the absconding.

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Further investigation is under progress.