An employee of a hotel in Nellore was arrested on Tuesday for beating a female colleague following a verbal spat, the police said. The accused identified as C Bhaskar is a deputy manager while the victim is a senior assistant at the hotel.
The hotel falls under Andhra Pradesh Tourism Department's jurisdiction.
"On 27th June, there was some verbal brawl between them. When the victim hurled an abuse, Bhaskar lost control and beat her with the handle of a chair next to him. On the same day of the incident at around 2 pm, the victim complained against Bhaskar at Nellore 4 town Police Station," Sub-inspector Venugopal told ANI.
A case has been registered against him in the matter based on the complaint filed by the woman.