Another molestation of a woman by an Ola driver in Bengaluru strikes the headlines.
The woman of 23, who is a fashion stylist by profession, boarded the cab to travel from Indiranagar to BTM Layout at 10.30 pm on Sunday, December 3rd, was reportedly locked inside the car and was touched improperly by the driver,identified as Rajashekhar Reddy who stopped the car after spotting an isolated area on the Intermediate Ring Road towards Koramangala.
After the lady reportedly banged on the windows and uproars the driver let her go but followed her for almost 500 meters till she reached the Ezipura traffic signal. He is also accused of making indecent gestures towards her.
On Monday, the driver called her six times and told not to complain to Ola about his behavior. He also allegedly threatened her to cause harm as he is aware of her address.
The woman complained to the cab aggregator after which the driver was banned. She also informed Madiwala police station, whereafter the police investigated Reddy, he tried to defend himself saying that he did not molest the woman and only tried to assist her in opening the door which was child-locked.
The woman did not file a formal complaint and the police let Reddy go free after strict warning.