Minister Avanthi suspends Tourism official for assaulting disabled woman employee
After CCTV footage of AP Tourism Department’s deputy manager Bhaskar Rao thrashing disabled woman employee at the office of the AP Tourism hotel in Nellore telecasted by news channels, Tourism Minister Avanthi Srinivas has instructed officials to suspend Bhaskar and ordered for a probe. The victim, Usha Rani, said that he had assaulted her in the office on Saturday for asking to wear a mask. Based on the complaint of Usha Rani, Dargamitta police registered a case against Bhaskar under various sections. The SI said that he will be sent to remand by Monday evening.