Chennai Woman Withdraws Harassment Case Against BJP-Linked Student Body Leader

Dr Subbiah Shanmugam can also be the Head of the Surgical Oncology Division on the Kilpauk Medical School


The household of the Chennai girl who had filed a harrasment grievance towards the nationwide president of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), has withdrawn their police grievance allegedly over stress from the affiliation of the residence complicated the place each of them reside.

Dr Subbiah Shanmugam, who can also be the Head of the Surgical Oncology Division on the Kilpauk Medical School Hospital, had been accused of harassing his 62-year-old neighbour after she requested him to pay for utilizing her parking slot on the residence complicated.

The lady’s household says that Dr Shanmugam urinated on the doorstep of the lady, threw used face masks and rubbish, moreover harassing her on the telephone and breaking a signboard. Her household had additionally offered CCTV proof implicating the federal government physician.

“Sure we’ve got withdrawn the grievance although we wished to proceed legally. My aunt desires peace. She confronted rampant hassle from the residence affiliation. We stand by the CCTV proof we have given. That is real,” a member of the family of the lady instructed NDTV. He additionally added, “The physician is an Oncologist. We do not need this police motion have an effect on his sufferers right now of pandemic

Nevertheless, the Inspector on the police station the place the case was filed denied receiving a request to withdraw the grievance. “We’ve not acquired something. We’re investigating because the FIR has been filed. They’d should method the courtroom in the event that they need to withdraw,” he mentioned.

Narrating the alleged sequence of occasions, the member of the family had instructed NDTV that hassle began at the least 4 months in the past when she requested Dr Shanmugam to pay for utilizing her automobile parking slot at her residence complicated.

“He would name her and harass, asking if he can ship her rooster, understanding properly she’s a vegetarian,” the member mentioned.

Although the Chennai police had issued solely a CSR receipt earlier they filed the FIR after the controversy drew media consideration. He has additionally been charged for violating quarantine guidelines and “inflicting mischief”.

DMK MP Kanimozhi had additionally intervened and sought Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami to make sure that the household’s allegations are seemed into.

The controversy has additionally drawn consideration on social media with many elevating questions whether or not a authorities physician can maintain such positions in a politically affiliated physique.

Dr Subbiah didn’t reply to calls. Nevertheless, an unsigned assertion from ABVP despatched to media says “Misunderstandings between two households now stand cleared and all points between the 2 events have now been resolved. From day one, each Dr Subbiah and ABVP had been stating the info in regards to the misunderstanding emanating from the parking points however political vultures had been indulging in slander and character assassination of Dr Subbiah Shanmugam”.


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