‘Price for coffee - harassment’: Twitter on Café Coffee Day cockroach incident
Arpan Verma, a student of National Law University in New Delhi, faces arrest after a complaint from a Café Coffee Day employee that he called her a slut and a bitch. The video has been widely circulated since March 25 with #BoycottCCD trending on Twitter.Updated: Mar 30, 2017 10:59 IST
Arpan Verma, a student of National Law University in New Delhi, faces arrest after a complaint from a Café Coffee Day employee, who alleged that he called her a slut and a bitch. The video has been widely circulated since March 25 with #BoycottCCD trending on Twitter.
The video, uploaded by Twitter user Nikhil Anand Singh, shows the CCD employee slapping Verma after he spotted cockroaches in the popular café in Jaipur on March 12.
The employee wrote in her complaint that Verma harassed her and threatened to outrage her modesty.
The official Twitter handle of the coffee chain said they’ll take required action without compromising on the service.
We will take the required action without compromising in our endeavor to deliver quality products and services to our patrons.— Cafe Coffee Day (@CafeCoffeeDay) 27 March 2017
Verma tweeted clarifying why he didn’t slap the employee back:
The incident left several Twitter users seething. Here are some reactions:
Going to file a case against the coffee at @CafeCoffeeDay for violating my taste buds.— Shilpa Rathnam (@shilparathnam) 30 March 2017
Shut up @CafeCoffeeDay Just Shut up. This is the second case study on how to treat customers. NOT.— RIP Roy Mathew (@Chopdasaab) 30 March 2017
A lot can happen over coffee. U can be fed with cockroach,harassed and beaten like anything.Heights of monopoly@CafeCoffeeDay #BoycottCCD— Anushree Dash (@TheAnushreeDash) 30 March 2017
.@CafeCoffeeDay A cockroach can survive nuclear explosion. No one can deny that you are serving products of excellent quality.— Ishant Sharma (@CrimeMasterV2) 29 March 2017
@CafeCoffeeDay no wonder ur sales are going to take a huge hit after your staff's very unruly behaviour ! Good luck!— Goli Bhagya Chandra (@chandra_goli) 27 March 2017
First Published: Mar 30, 2017 10:58 IST