Taking action on the first complaint lodged with it, the newly-opened women police station here arrested sub-inspector Maha Singh of Rori police station in a molestation case here on Sunday. The accused was produced before a local court here on which released him on a bail. Sirsa superintendent of police Ashwani Shenvi said that SI Maha Singh had been suspended and a departmental inquiry had been ordered in the case.
A woman from Fatta village of Mansa district in Punjab had registered a complaint with the women police station Sirsa on August 28 that Maha Singh had allegedly molested her several times. She told the police that the SI had been harassing her for long and had been making obscene calls on her cell phone. She alleged that Maha Singh also threatened her of implicating her family in criminal cases, if she ever resisted to his advances.