Chhattisgarh: Woman scientist accuses Krishi Vigyan Kendra chief of sexually harassing her

Bilaspur: A senior scientist and chief of Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) in Bilaspur has been accused by a woman scientist of molesting her. The woman said the senior scientist ogled her and made indecent remarks. A departmental inquiry was conducted, but the woman was not satisfied and she lodged a complaint at Sarakanda police station.

The woman scientist of the Krishi Vigyan Kendra located in Sarkanda said that she went to KVK to join the duty on October 25, 2018. It is alleged that the senior scientist and chief Dushyant Kumar Kashyak ogled her and made uncivil remarks against her.

Used to stalk me and make obscene remarks’

He allegedly touched her hand. He used to stalk her and make obscene remarks about her character. The woman scientist said that the complaint was made with the department but she was not satisfied with the investigation.

The departmental investigations said the duo was having problem from the student days. The senior scientist is five year senior to the woman scientist and has studied in Raipur. At that time the woman was doing B Sc.