Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek city
11 Jul 2022

Harassment of girls and women in public transport

Harassment of girls and women in public transport

One man harassed girls and women in Bishkek minibus # 164. The passengers reported that he rubbed against women and a 13-year-old girl with his genitals.
When the eyewitness raised a fuss, the harasser jumped out at a bus stop at Akhunbaev street. One passenger followed him and took a photo and video, and posted it on social media.

The harasser was later arrested by the police. According to the administrative law and fined 5,500 KG soms (about $ 46 USD).The original article in Russian at https://mapincidents.kg/discrimination/domogatelstva-devochek-i-zhenshhin-v-marshrutke/

Date of publication:
11 Jul 2022
Incident type:
Discrimination
Incident nature:
  • harassment
Incident date:
6 Jul 2022
Place:
Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek city
Who's the victim:
2 women and 1 girl
Number of victims:
3
Name:
Пассажирки бишкекской маршрутки