‘X’ (Changed Name) vs State & Anr on 4 March, 2016

2. The facts material for adjudication of the petition as stated in

the petition are that ‘X’, Research Analyst in the office of the accused at

The Energy & Research Institute (In short ‘TERI’) since September, 2013

filed a complaint with the Internal Complaints Committee on 09.02.2015

complaining sexual harassment by him. After that, she was subjected to

even more harassment; there were repeated attempts by the accused to call

her to his office; meet her alone and talk to her. She lodged complaint

with the police on 13.02.2015 against the accused for having committed

various offences including that of sexual harassment but it did not register

the FIR promptly. After the article regarding her complaint was carried

out by the Economic Times, New Delhi on 18.02.2015, the police lodged

the FIR. The accused was not only capable of exercising influence and

tempering with the evidence but he actually influenced the witnesses and

tampered with the evidence.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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