In a disturbing video that went viral on social media, Rohit Singh Tomar – son of Delhi police officer posted in narcotics division was seen slapping, kicking and knocking a woman. Rohit’s fiancée came across the video and recognized him following which she filed a complaint against him with the police and told them she was engaged to him.
The woman had told Delhi police that she has recognized him and has also canceled the wedding after she watched the video. As the unsettling video of the attack was doing rounds on social media, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has seen the video. The video is so disturbing that Home Minister himself ordered the police chief to take action on Rohit.
He tweeted, “A video of a girl being brutally Pete by a young man came into my cognizance. I @DelhiPolice have talked to the Commissioner on the phone and asked for a proper crackdown.” The footage, believed to have been taken at a call center in Delhi’s Uttam Nagar on September 2, has been widely shared on Twitter.
एक लड़की को एक युवक द्वारा बेरहमी से पीटे जाने का एक वीडियो मेरे संज्ञान में आया है। मैंने @DelhiPolice कमिश्नर से फ़ोन पर इस बारे में बात की है और इस पर उचित कारवाई करने के लिए कहा है।
— राजनाथ सिंह (@rajnathsingh) September 14, 2018
In the clip, he is seen dragging the woman around by her hair, throwing her to the ground, kicking her, slapping her and using his knees and elbows to try and inflict maximum pain. The man filming the assault is heard saying: “Rohit, stop it…Enough!” But no one physically stopped him.
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The woman in the video also filed a rape complaint with the police. She walked into a police station and, in a written statement, alleged that Rohit Tomar had called her to his friend’s office and raped her. He started beating her when she threatened to go to the police, she said. Rohit Singh Tomar was arrested soon after Home Minister tweeted that he had ordered action.