In yet another shocking case, a woman working as a Software Engineer has opened up that 43 of her male colleagues had sexually abused her while she was working in Noida branch of a multinational IT services and solutions company headquartered in Bengaluru. According to reports, the woman, who is in her mid-twenties has also revealed that most of her male colleagues had harassed her and touched her inappropriately. The incident came to light after the Ghaziabad resident approached the police to lodge a complaint.
The woman accused that more than 20 colleagues flashed their private parts to her. According to a report in India Today, the woman had approached the police and lodged an FIR which states that several male colleagues had sexually approached her in the office since November 2017. The complainant also said that in March and April last year, one of her colleagues publicly abused her on Whatsapp asking her to sleep with him at his wife’s place.
The woman was quoted by a leading daily saying, “A few of my colleagues would touch my body. In the meeting room, they used to pass derogatory remarks against me.” The woman further alleged that she was even asked to go out for drinks with her male colleagues. Reports say that 21 of the accused have been identified while the other 22 people are yet unknown according to the FIR as the woman did not know their names.