The son of a Delhi policeman seen beating a woman in viral video arrested


The son of a sub-inspector of Delhi police, who was seen hitting a woman on a video that was viral, was arrested on Friday, Delhi police said.

Rohit Tomar, 21, son of sub-inspector Ashok Singh Tomar, was arrested by Tilak Nagar police following a complaint by his ex-girlfriend who claimed to have harassed and verbally abused him for two months.

In another police station in the city, a rape case was also filed against Rohit, the latter by the woman who was being beaten by him in the video. This case was filed at the Uttam Nagar police station on Thursday night.

According to a statement released by Anto Alphonse, DCP, Dwarka, the woman in the video made a written statement to the police in which she alleges that Rohit called her to her friend's Uttam Nagar office on September 2 with her without her consent ".

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