I push or slap when someone comes close: Lucknow woman who thrashed cab driver | Exclusive

Priyadarshini, the Lucknow woman seen not too long ago in viral video clips thrashing a cab driver, has stated she slapped the driver in her defence. Priyadarshini stated she would push and slap anybody who got here near her.

Speaking to India Today TV, Priyadarshini stated that pushing and slapping someone could be unsuitable however she had no other alternative to protect herself.

“If a man comes close to my body inappropriately, I first push him away and if he doesn’t understand, I slap him. No man can touch a woman’s body like this and I get angry at this. Should I wait for the police at such a moment or defend myself?” Priyadarshini stated.

“I have seen incidents where girls have been pulled inside vehicles forcibly. At that time, if the girl waits for the police, she won’t be able to save herself. I have the right to protect myself and whatever I do in this regard will not be wrong,” she added.

In a video that went viral on social media, Priyadarshini was seen thrashing the cab driver Saadat Ali whereas a visitors officer tried to cease her.

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The driver claimed that Priyadarshini got here in entrance of his automotive, though the visitors mild was inexperienced. Even although he pushed the breaks, the woman began pushing towards the automotive and slapped him, the cab driver claimed.

‘Cab driver broke sign, hit me’

Priyadarshini claimed that the cab hit her and that is what angered her. “If the cab driver had been in any developed country and broke the signal, he would not have been out of jail and giving interview on TV,” she stated.

Priyadarshini stated had the defence personnel, who had been current on the spot, not stopped her, she would have slapped the cab driver 25 instances as an alternative of twenty-two.

She additionally claimed that the driver and another individuals hit her after the incident. “It was like a mob lynching,” she stated, including that the police are verifying the CCTV footage the place she was hit by Saadat Ali and his ‘gang’.

‘Have hit individuals prior to now’

This will not be the primary she has hit any individual in ‘self-defence’, Priyadarshini instructed India Today TV.

In the previous, a biker in a drunk state tried to the touch her inappropriately however she had pushed and slapped him, Priyadarshini claimed. This incident additionally passed off at Awadh Chauraha in Lucknow, she claimed.

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She alleged that the boys she assaulted ran a gang to harass girls and she or he would proceed to beat them in the event that they got here once more.

‘Cannot bear hate towards my household’

Priyadarshini stated she was upset with the destructive content material and memes towards her on-line and on social media platforms.

“Without knowing the matter, people are writing anything about me. If you are writing about someone, then you should have the proof. You cannot write anything about someone and their family and destroy their image,” Priyadarshini stated.

“I can tolerate if someone makes fun of me, but I cannot bear the hate against my family. I request people to stop making these memes as the same incident could happen to them as well. Let the police and law take their course,” she added.

Priyadarshini stated if the destructive information round her continues to get revealed, she would take assist from the cyber cell of the police.

‘Not arrested and operating away wherever’

On rumours referring to her arrest, “If I had been arrested, I would not be giving interview on live television. I am not among those who run away.”

Priyadarshini, who was questioned for 2 hours by the Lucknow Police on Sunday, stated she has cooperated with the police investigation to date. “This matter is between me, the cab driver and the police. Let the police investigation reveal the truth.”

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