Female fans harassed

City Police registered an FIR under the Tamil Nadu Prohibition of Harassment of Women Act a day after female fans were harassed at Jawaharlal Nehru stadium when football teams Chennaiyin and North East United played each other as part of the Indian Super League tournament.

The home team won the match but the behavior of fans has caused a lot of furore. John Abraham owner of the North East United team said that he can never condone the cheap behaviour of certain fans who harassed women and said that he would make sure that they apologize for their behaviour. Police are trying to track down the culprits and have requested people who have any information about the incident to contact them.