In yet another incident of crime against the woman, a 23-year-old woman in Bengaluru was molested by an Ola cab driver after child-locking her inside the cab.
The incident was reported from Bengaluru after an Ola cab driver allegedly molested 23-year-old fashion stylist in Bengaluru on Sunday night.
It was reported that the woman was traveling from Indiranagar to BTM Layout in the Ola cab on Sunday night.
It was further reported that the cab was driven by Rajashekhar Reddy.
Ola Spokesperson said in a statement, “We have also urged the customer to lodge a formal complaint with the authorities. Safety of customers is our priority and we will continue to extend our full support to this investigation against the said driver,” said Ola Spokesperson.
The incident occurred at around 10.30 pm on Sunday night.
According to the victim, the vehicle was stopped by the driver on the way to Koramangala, where he tried to touch the woman inappropriately by reaching back from the front seat.
It was further added, “We regret the unfortunate experience the customer had during their ride. We have zero tolerance for such incidents & the driver has been suspended from the platform as an immediate action upon receiving the complaint”.
Following the incident, when the woman tried to create a commotion and banged the windows, the cab driver let her out.