Categories: Latest News

Islamabad bank employee arrested for harnessing woman after video of the incident went viral

Islamabad bank employee has been arrested for harassing a woman after a video of the incident went viral on social media.

A Faysal Bank employee who was caught on camera groping a woman in the office, was identified as Usman Gohar, has also been dismissed from the job, according to Bank’s statement.

Pakistan Human Rights Minister, Shireen Mazari on Sunday shared an update about the Islamabad bank harassment case on social media.

“Usman Gohar of Faysal Bank arrested @dcislamabad informed. He has also been issued a letter of dismissal by the Bank. Appreciate quick action by ICT Admin & ICT police”, she said.

Furthermore, Deputy commissioner of Islamabad Muhammed Hamza Shafqat, sharing an update on the bank harassment case, on social media said that the culprit Usman Gohar has been dismissed from service by the Bank. He cannot be hired by any other bank as per State Bank regulations.

He also shared an account of how the raids were being conducted to arrest the culprit.

Related Post

 

On the other hand, Faysal Bank has issued a statement, stating that the Bank strongly condemns such individual act of unprofessional behavior and #workplaceharassment by an employee, which is contrary to the strong value system, ethical standards and professional work environment being maintained by the Bank for all its employees. #UsmanGohar.

Social media in Pakistan has been in an uproar after the video of the inceident went viral. But this time authories were quick in responding to the harassemt case and took action timely.

Saman Siddiqui

Recent Posts

  • Latest News

Dr. Aafia Siddiqui’s mother passes away in Karachi

Dr. Aafia Siddiqui’s mother passed away in Karachi. Ismat Siddiqui, 80, was suffering from multiple…

30 mins ago
  • Entertainment News

Faysal Qureshi’s film ‘Sorry a Love Story’ shelved

Faysal Qureshi's film ‘Sorry a Love Story’ has been shelved! In a sad turn of…

14 hours ago
  • Celebrity News

Shoaib Akhtar embarks on Hajj as state guest of Saudi Arabia

Shoaib Akhtar embarks on the Hajj journey on Saturday as the state guest of Saudi…

18 hours ago
  • Music

Pop Music Icons Yasir Akhtar, Fringe Benefits Sue Nestle Basement Cafe Over Copyright

Pop Music icons Yasir Akhtar and Fringe Benefits sue Nestle Basement Cafe over copyright! In…

19 hours ago
  • Celebrity News

Model Sofia Khan announces pregnancy with a bold photo shoot

Sofia Khan, model turned actress, better known as Fia announced her pregnancy with a bold…

19 hours ago
  • Latest News

Karachi likely to be hit by heavy rains, thunderstorms on July 3 and 4

Karachi is likely to be hit by heavy rains, and thunderstorms on July 3 and…

22 hours ago