A man who masturbated at an American woman in Colaba in broad daylight has been arrested by Mumbai Police, reports IBTimes.
Accused is from Kolaba, has been arrested, will be produced for remand: Vinay Gadgil (Senior police inspector) pic.twitter.com/uDAxB8QfT9
— ANI (@ANI_news) August 19, 2015
The action comes after the woman, Maryanna Abdo, condemned the man’s act on Twitter and uploaded his photos, which went viral.
Maryanna also mentioned in her tweet that man ran away when she tried to confront him.
The post caught the attention of officials at the Maharashtra Chief Minister’s office.
The Twitter handle, CMO Maharashtra tweeted:
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Following this, Maryanna pulled down the post with the culprit’s photo and thanked Twitterati “for the overwhelming support”.
I wanted to say thank you for the overwhelming support I have received from so many people across India about this incident.
— Maryanna Abdo (@MaryAbdo) August 18, 2015