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Telangana: PRO Booked Under Nirbhaya Act for Sexually Harassing Woman Officer

The accused has been identified as P.C. Venkatesham, who is posted at the RDO office in Rajendra Nagar as a District PRO.

Published: 17th March 2016 10:24 AM  |   Last Updated: 17th March 2016 10:24 AM   |  A+A-

By ANI

HYDERABAD: A Public Relations Officer (PRO) of Telangana’s Ranga Reddy District has been booked under the Nirbhaya Act for allegedly misbehaving with a woman officer.

On Wednesday, the victim, who is an officer based at the sub-collector's office in Vikarabad, filed a complaint against the accused, alleging of sexual harassment.

The accused has been identified as P.C. Venkatesham, who is posted at the RDO office in Rajendra Nagar as a District PRO.

The police has registered a case under Section 354 (assault or use of criminal force to outrage the modesty of a woman) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)

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