The Mumbai car towing case had spread like fire across the country, thanks to the social networking platforms where the video was uploaded that clearly showed woman and her seven-month old child sitting in the rear seat of the car while the car was being towed. In a twist of events, a new video has surfaced online wherein the child can be seen outside the car while the mother is seen arguing with the policemen. The video reveals that a person standing near the car is holding the child, contrary to what had been reported in the previous video.
It is reported that the woman sat inside the car along with her child as policemen started towing the car. The viral video on the internet led to the policeman’s suspension who was seen towing the private car with a woman sitting at the back and breastfeeding her seven-month old child. Read: New Motor Vehicle Act – All Rules and Regulations Explained
The incident took place on Friday evening in Malad (on S.V Road) and the video was shot by a local citizen who is believed to be the female’s husband. Taking immediate action on the accused policeman, he was not only suspended but the Mumbai Joint Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Amitesh Kumar had ordered an urgent investigation by Deputy Commissioner of Police-West (DCP-West) on the matter. Read – Get Your Vehicle Insured Or Get Behind The Bars
The woman claims that she was sitting inside the car breastfeeding her seven-month old child and was not even asked to get down of the car. She claims that she had even flashed her medical prescription from the car window as she was not well.
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