The cubbon park police on Tuesday arrested a 38 year old man for misbehaving with a 24 year old woman in front of her family members and friends at a bar and restaurant on church street on march 21.
The accused has been identified as,Madhusodan Achari,38,resident of Pulakeshinagar.
The victim who was in shock took one day to recover before she approached the police.
Senior officer told media persons,a complaint was registered in cubbon park police stating that the victim had gone to the restaurant with her mother and friends for dinner in church street.
She met one of her friend at the restaurant and the accused who was with her they both joined the table and after some time he started misbehaving with the victim.The accused even groped and bite her shoulder,while others looked on.
The victim even raised objection for which he hurled abuses at her.Shocked victim returned home and the next day filed a complaint.
Based on the complaint the police arrested the accused and after thorough investigation the accused was produced before the magistrate and remanded to judicial custody.
A case has been registered against the accused in cubbon park police station charging him under section 354a,(physical contact and advances involving unwelcome and explicit sexual overtures),323,(voluntary causing hurt)and 504 (intentional insult and provocation) and further investigation is on he added.
Yogesh K Porwar