The Borivali GRP has filed a FIR against the accused who flashed in a local train and also misbehaved with a girl. He has been booked under sections 354 (1), 509, 504, 506 of IPC, according to Western Railway GRP DCP Karad. However, the accused is still absconding.
The Mulund resident who faced the torment in a Churchgate-bound train had alleged that when she reported the incident on the police helpline number, the policemen on duty laughed at her. Furious, she took to a social networking website and posted her incident, which went viral. After which, the said RPF was sent a notice for the misconduct.
The incident took place on 24 May, when the woman was travelling in a ladies compartment and saw a man flashing in the adjacent coach meant for handicapped persons. He not only flashed but also used inappropriate language, she claimed. When the victim called the police, the accused got down at Kandivali and threatened to rape her and ran away.