A woman has been arrested in Chandigarh after she beat up a man & vandalized his car with an iron rod in a road rage incident. [T]he woman, identified as Sheetal Sharma, was reversing her car when the man’s car rammed into her vehicle. [T]he man was taken to hospital & a case has been registered against the woman.
Chandigarh: A girl attacks a man with a rod near Tribune Chowk after their cars rammed into each other. She was later arrested & produced before a court after a case was registered against her under multiple sections of the IPC.
A 25-YO woman was arrested for allegedly attacking a man with an iron rod near Tribune Chowk in Chandigarh on Tuesday.
[T]he video of the road rage incident, which has gone viral on social media, shows a woman repeatedly hitting the man on his arm with an iron rod.
[T]he incident took place when the accused, identified as Sheetal Sharma of Mohali, got into a fight with a man after she hit his vehicle from the rear.
[T]he accused was driving her Maruti car on the slip road near Tribune Chowk when she suddenly stopped & began reversing her car, police said.
While reversing, she hit one Nitish’s Santro car from the rear which the duo entered into an argument. The woman then took out an iron rod from her car & started hitting him.
She also broke the windscreen of Nitish’s car. [T]he incident resulted in traffic snarls at the busy Tribune Chowk as people gathered around taking videos of the fight.
Police said the man had to be shifted to the hospital & added that the vehicles were impounded.
Meanwhile, police registered a case under Sections 308 [attempt to commit culpable homicide], 279 [rash driving], 336 [act endangering life or personal safety of others] & 506 [criminal intimidation] of the Indian Penal Code against the accused who was arrested.