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Asian Games coach Manoj Rana, gymnast Chandan Pathak accused of harassing girl in training camp

Sep 17, 2014 08:58 AM IST India India

New Delhi: A woman gymnast accused Asian Games coach Monoj Rana and an international level gymnast Chandan Pathak of making obscene and lewd remarks against her at the Indira Gandhi Sports Complex in New Delhi on Wednesday. The accusation comes just days before the start of the Asian Games in South Korea of which the two are a part.

The PHD scholar woman accused the two of hurting her self-respect and dignity. She also reported that such an incident had happened on several occasions.

The alleged incident took place while they were training. Chandan Pathak and Manoj Rana have been booked for criminal intimidation and outraging a woman's modesty.