How to catch your harasser and kick him in the face

  • Osama Salman, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
  • Updated: Aug 12, 2014 00:30 IST

A usual morning jog turned out to be a shocker for this Bangalore woman. But unlike most, she fought back, and in turn became an internet sensation.

This woman, after being harassed at a park by an unidentified man, decided to go after him and teach him a lesson. While being harassed and subsequently thrashing the man in public, she recorded a video and uploaded it on Facebook to "teach" the eve teaser a lesson.

In the video, which was recorded by the woman's friend, she is seen asking the man to kneel down, after which she kicks him on his head. Soon after, the harasser is seen running away.

Watch: Bangalore woman chases, kicks man who molested her while jogging

"I was eve teased this morning by a guy in a park where I run regularly! I chased him - hit him hard and filed an FIR. Police was extremely supportive. I am posting this video for women to know that change will happen only when we want it to happen," the woman said in her Facebook post.

The inspirational video has since gone viral.

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