Mumbai: An FIR has been registered against a BJP worker, Prateek Salvi, at Borivali police station for allegedly sexually assaulting a female colleague.
According to Mumbai Police, the victim on Wednesday registered a case against the accused as Prateek Salvi under section 354 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
“The victim alleged that the accused is a BJP worker in Mumbai’s Borivali West. On August 15, he called her to meet a corporation of the party in the BJP office. When she reached the office, he sexually assaulted her,” police said.
The accused has been absconding since the victim registered a case against him, police said. Further investigation is underway and a search is on for the absconding.