The incident allegedly happened when the woman was going home with her husband in Khirki Extension Thursday night. According to her complaint, an unknown man came from behind, held her and kissed her.
She said the man touched her inappropriately and when he did not let go despite her efforts, she kicked him in the crotch and pushed him to the ground. She said she managed to catch hold of the man with her husband’s help.The accused told police he mistook the woman to be his girlfriend. Police registered a case molestation at Malviya Nagar police station and arrested him. The woman gave her statement before the magistrate, said police.
Joint Commissioner of Police, Robin Hibu, who is also a nodal officer for people from the Northeast states in Delhi, said he would honour the woman with a special appreciation letter and cash reward of Rs 5,000 on August 24 for her bravery