A corporator of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena was arrested by the police for allegedly sending a lewd message to a 34 years old woman.
Sudhir Jadhav, the accused, surrendered at Dadar police station after an offence was registered against him on a complaint by the woman, a police official said.
Jadhav had allegedly sent lewd message to the complainant through WhatsApp.
Police booked him under section 354 of IPC (outraging a woman’s modesty).
After coming to know that case was registered against him, Jadhav himself surrendered before police, said Sunil Deshmukh, Assistant Commissioner of Police.
He was subsequently produced before a court which released him on bail bond of Rs. 7,000, the ACP said.