Jamui: Serial Kisser; A disturbing incident of sexual assault has come to light in Jamui district, Bihar, after a video of the perpetrator forcibly kissing a woman went viral on social media. The victim is a Class IV health worker at the Sadar Hospital in Jamui, where the incident is said to have taken place on March 10.
The perpetrator allegedly jumped the hospital wall and found the victim speaking on the phone, then grabbed and kissed her without her consent. The victim filed a complaint with the Jamui police, who registered an FIR and launched an investigation into the matter. As per reports, the perpetrator fled the scene after the assault.
जमुई सदर अस्पताल में महिला स्वास्थ्य कर्मी को दिनदहाड़े युवक ने ज़बरदस्ती किस किया, CCTV में क़ैद हुई घटना. महिला की शिकायत पर FIR दर्ज, महिला सुरक्षा पर उठाये गम्भीर सवाल. pic.twitter.com/uDC2wZ3cMR— Utkarsh Singh (@UtkarshSingh_) March 13, 2023
In a statement to Aaj Tak news channel, the victim called for increased security measures at the hospital and a barbed fence to be installed to protect women who frequently visit the hospital. The incident has sparked outrage on social media, with many calling for stricter laws to protect women from sexual harassment and assault.
According to SDPO Dr Rakesh Kumar, a probe has been launched into the matter, and the accused will soon be in police custody. This is the first such incident to come to light in the area, according to police. The incident highlights the urgent need for better security measures and stricter laws to prevent sexual harassment and assault against women.