Noida | The Noida police has taken cognizance of an incident where a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader was found abusing a woman during an argument over putting plants in a society.
ADCP Central, Noida, Ankita Sharma on late Friday night released a media byte saying that the police immediately took cognisance of the incident and have lodged an FIR against the accused. She said that the accused is currently absconding. “On August 5, 2022, a video went viral in which it could be seen that a person named Srikant Tyagi is using foul language against a woman. He is also hurling abuses and pushing the woman. Noida police has taken congnisance and registered and FIR. The accused is absconding. We have formed teams to nab him and his possible hideouts are being raided”, police officer said.
थाना फेस-2 नोएडा क्षेत्रांतर्गत श्रीकांत त्यागी नाम के व्यक्ति द्वारा उसी सोसायटी की महिला के साथ किए गए अभद्र व्यवहार की घटना का त्वरित संज्ञान लेते हुए FIR पंजीकृत की गई है। आरोपी को जल्द गिरफ्तार कर कठोर दंडात्मक कार्यवाही की जाएगी।
एडीसीपी सेंट्रल नोएडा द्वारा दी गई बाइट। pic.twitter.com/nzKLwMOPvI
— POLICE COMMISSIONERATE GAUTAM BUDDH NAGAR (@noidapolice) August 5, 2022
Several video clippings of the incident went viral on social media in which BJP leader Shrikant Tyagi can be heard hurling abuses at the woman.
Social media users also shared the response of the victim in which she narrated the entire incident.
“I live in Grand Omaxe. A man, named Shrikant Tyagi, residing on the ground floor was encroaching by planting small and large plants in the common area. When I asked him to remove them, he refused and when I tried to remove them, he hurled abuses at me and my husband and my kids,” the woman said.
In the same video, the residents of the society could also be seen accusing Tyagi of encroaching in the area by planting small and large plants.
As per one of the videos of the incident, accessed by IANS, Tyagi can be seen pushing and threatening the woman. “Don’t you dare touch my plants otherwise I will see you……,” he could be heard saying in the video.
The English Post is on Telegram, click to join for regular news update