New Delhi: The Delhi Police today swung into action and nabbed the tormentor who was caught on camera brutally thrashing a women on camera. The accused, Rohit Tomar is the son of a police officer, Ashok Singh Tomar.
Accused Rohit Kumar Tomar was booked under Sections 323/354/506/509/34 of the IPC.
The victim also alleged that Tomar raped her. Accused Rohit Tomar has been arrested on charges of rape after he allegedly assaulted her in his friend’s office in Dwarka.
The woman, seen in the video shared widely on social media and shown on TV channels, told the police that the accused, Rohit Tomar, called her to his friend’s office in Uttam Nagar and sexually assaulted her, said Anto Alphonse, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Dwarka).
The woman alleged that the accused started beating her when she told him that she will file a complaint with the police, he said. The incident took place on September 2 in Uttam Nagar, Alphonse said.
The arrest took place hours after Home Minister Rajnath Singh directed Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik to take necessary action. Singh tweeted, “I have taken note of a video where a youth has been seen severely beating a woman. I have spoken to the Delhi Police Commissioner over the phone and directed him to take necessary action in this regard.”
In the video, Tomar is seen dragging the woman and brutally assaulting her.