New Delhi: Delhi Police today arrested a 32-year-old woman on charges of trying to molest a man in South Delhi. Renu Lalwani has been accused of forcibly trying to have sex with an autorickshaw driver, according to the police.
The driver, Umesh Prasad, 41, alleged that Ms Lalwani, along with her friend hired his autorickshaw yesterday afternoon in Saket area, and wanted to go to Arjun Nagar, about seven kilometres away.
The 32-year-old woman allegedly invited Mr Prasad to her flat in Arjun Nagar on the pretext of paying him. After offering him water to drink, Ms Lalwani suddenly locked the doors from inside and sought sexual favours from the driver which he denied, said the police.
The Inspector at Safdarjung Enclave police station, Vishuddhanand Jha told IANS, “The woman then offered him (driver) wine which he again refused to take. Frustrated, she forced herself on him, tore his clothes and kissed him while her roommate filmed the whole incident.”
Police officials also said, that it was only after an hour when the two women went to another room for a discussion, that the driver allegedly jumped out of the first floor balcony and escaped, he fractured his foot in the process.
Ms Lalwani’s friend who allegedly filmed the act is said to be from Tanzania, is on the run. Police is on the lookout for her who has been identified as Hitija.
Police officials have also found four badges and four driving licenses of auto drivers from Ms Lalwani’s residence. They believe the women may have been trapped other drivers similarly.