Woman corporator accuses Srinagar municipal corporation mayor of sexual harassment
A female corporator of the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) accused its Mayor Junaid Mattu Monday of sexual harassment, a charge he denied. The corporator from the Congress accused Mattu of “assault” and lodged a police complaint against him and his personal assistant. This is sexual harassment,” the corporator from one of the municipal wards of the city told reporters here. The said corporator, who has accused me of sexual harassment, is my mother’s age and has children as old as me,” he said. Without naming anyone, the SMC mayor alleged that the corporator was putting up fictitious charges against him at the behest of “a senior elected individual”.