Woman passenger destroys auto after driver molested her

BACKautoVarsha Katela a tribal woman was molested by an auto rickshaw driver outside the Palghar railway station in Mumbai.

The furious woman and 3 male onlookers then smashed the front glass window of the auto and the men threw stones at the vehicle damaging its doors, before a policeman intervened and took them away to the police station. The episode was recorded on video.

The Palghar police have registered a case of molestation against the auto rickshaw driver and further investigations are underway.

Reports say Palghar is notorious for allegations of auto drivers eve-teasing and making lewd remarks at women and young girls.