Mumbai girl fights back to drunk sex attacker and drags him to police station by his hair

57 6You have already voted!Thank you for voting!

A woman accosted by a drunk man in broad daylight fought him off and dragged him by his hair to the police – as a crowd stood by and did nothing.

Pradnya Mandhare, a media student at Sathaye College, Mumbai was travelling from Vile Parle to Borivali in a local train after attending college on Wednesday, March 18 at around 2.30 pm when she was attacked by a man who has been identified as Chavan.

At least 50 people were present at the station witnessing the incident. While some of them stopped to stare, none came forward to help her.

Pradnya did not wait for the others to help her. She started hitting the man and kept at it until he surrendered. The rest is not only amazing, but also an inspiring instance for all women. Mandhare dragged him at the platform, pulling him by his hair, till the Government Railway Police (GRP) chowkie.

“I was waiting at the platform for another train, this visibly drunk person came to me and touched me inappropriately. When I tried to avoid him, he grabbed me. I was shocked for a couple of seconds, but then I started hitting him with my bag. He was trying to hit me, but I could overpower him because he was stinking of alcohol and I could make out that he was drunk.”

“People stopped to stare, but no one bothered to even ask what was going on. Since the man was filthy, I found it difficult to even touch him. I caught him by his hair and dragged him,” she said.

“Every woman should fight back in such cases and they should not keep quiet. I am grateful that the police also helped me and arrested the accused. I also asked the police officers to teach the accused a lesson so that he would not dare to molest a woman ever again” she says.

“Women should raise their voice and teach such people a lesson. Women are not objects for anyone to touch at will” added the brave collegian.


Report it!
Report link.


Do you want to report this article?


To get in tough with us, simply send us an email at



Get More Stories Right To Your Inbox!

Receive captivating new articles, just like this one, delivered right to your inbox each day. Just sign up and we will send you the top stories as they come in.


Awesome. Email us.


We would like to hear from you. Let us know what is on your mind.


Whether you want to receive further information on something or want to ask a question or maybe have a suggestion for us to improve content on this website, or probably you wish to report a problem. Or maybe you want to get in touch for a partenership.


Please drop us an email.


To get in tough with us, simply send us an email at


Submit a Story or Video.
Never miss another great story. Like us on Facebook.

Close: I already like SocioChick