Take appropriate action against former CM Siddaramaiah: NCW to Karnataka Cops

NewsBharati    29-Jan-2019

New Delhi, Jan 29: National Commission for Women On Monday requested Karnataka Police to probe the sensitive matter in Mysuru’s Varuna where former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah came under fire over his alleged misbehavior with a local woman.

Taking cognizance of the development, Rekha Sharma, chief of National Commission for Women took to Twitter and asked Karnataka cops to take appropriate action in the same. 

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On Monday, senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah who was attending a public interaction programme in Varuna assembly segment confronted with a lady called Jamalar and lost his cool during a heated dissuasion and forcefully snatched mic when she was putting her word.

Later the former Chief Minister took to Twitter and presented his version. “The incident that happened, when I tried to stop our party worker for taking more time, was an accident. I know that woman for more than 15 years now & she is like my sister.” he clarified.