The Resident Welfare Association (RWA) of Sushant Lok, Phase-I, has demanded control of the community centre where a drunk driver allegedly tried to molest a girl artiste during a cultural event on Saturday.
Meanwhile, the police arrested accused Pawan Singh on Monday. He has been sent into 14-day judicial custody .
While alleging that the community centre had become a den of criminals, the residents’ body claimed, “Accused driver Pawan Singh was also one of the occupants in the building.”
The RWA members said they would meet the DC on Tuesday and demand that either the community centre be handed over to them or the premises be sealed till a further decision.
The official spokesperson of the developer Ansal (API) said, “We have given the community centre on lease. The issue is now between the RWA and the lease holder.” On Saturday, Sushant Lok-1 residents had organised a Holi Milan function at the community centre. A special programme was organised by Bansuri group from Vrindavan. The event ended at 10 pm. Later, when the artistes were packing up, Singh allegedly tried to molest a girl artiste.
“I received a call at 12.35am that Singh was creating nuisance in an inebriated condition,” alleged Shyam Soni, president, Sushant Lok RWA, Phase-1.