Kerala man held for verbally abusing on woman pilot

Thiruvananthapuram: A man on Saturday was taken into custody by the police after a Delhi-based woman pilot filed a complaint, accusing him of verbally abusing her at the airport here, officials said.

The incident occurred after 11 p.m. on Friday. After finishing duty, the woman pilot was waiting for her vehicle at the airport to go to the hotel, when a man started abusing her verbally, the police said.

“She had identified him as a taxi driver. We registered a complaint and her statement was recorded,” said the police.

After she filed complaint, the CCTV visuals were examined.

The man, a Thiruvanathapuram resident, has been taken into custody, police said. His vehicle is also in police custody.