Eve-teasing and harassment during religious event
Females harassed by goons in a religious event.
An incident of eve-teasing and harassment during a religious event has come to light in the city. As per reports, some ladies had collected at Gangu Kund for bhajan programme and plantation. The event was held by Mahakaleshwar Kavad Yatra Committee.
Some goons entered the area and used indecent language and started misbehaving with the ladies present in the event. The incident was reported to police by former councillor Archana Sharma and Meena Sharma. The goons were arrested by police and taken to Ayad police station. It has also been reported that a contractor named Mahesh even went to the extent of threatening the ladies while police action was going on. This has created terror among the ladies. The Mahakaleshwar Kavad Yatra Committee has demanded strict security for the ladies.