BJP corporator from Thane's Murad Nitin Telwane arrested for molesting woman, case registered: Anil Deshmukh
Mumbai: BJP corporator Nitin Telwane from Murbad in Thane district of Maharashtra was arrested for allegedly molesting woman corporator, Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh said on Thursday.
Telwane was taken in today for trespassing into a woman's house after midnight around 12.40 am and trying to molest her.
"Action has been taken against him under IPC sections 452 (house trespass), 354 (molestation), 354A (sexual harassment) and 506 (criminal intimidation)," Deshmukh said.
On Wednesday, the Opposition questioned the government over an alleged incident in Jalgaon where girls at a hostel were `stripped and forced to dance' by policemen.