IT Employee Fired From Job For Sending Abusive And Threatening Messages To Women

The Logical Indian Crew West Bengal

October 5th, 2018 / 6:11 PM

TCS Employee Fired

Image Credit: Rajiv Tyagi (Facebook) | globalinternship.tcs.com

IT giant Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has sacked one of its employees for sending abusive and threatening messages to two women. The employee, Rahul Singh was working at TCS Kolkata.

An investigation was launched by TCS after screenshots of the messages were posted on Facebook and Twitter. As reported by News18, the accused has admitted to sending the messages. The TCS spokeswoman told The Logical Indian, “At TCS we have zero tolerance towards any act which goes against our core values. The employee  has been relieved with immediate effect.”

Reportedly, Singh sent messages filled with expletives to a 19-year-old woman from Assam. The woman had reportedly also filed a complaint with the Kolkata police. It is reported that the accused was enraged after he saw some of her posts which were critical of the government.


Abusive message

The man also sent abusive messages to another woman. The messages to this woman were not just directed to her, but the accused also threatened to kill her son and husband.


Threatening message

Threatening message

The Logical Indian take

It is a rather alarming trend wherein people are being sent vulgar messages and are being threatened for expressing their views. What is more dangerous is the fact that people issuing such threats are not criminals but people who we sit and work with, who appear to be seemingly normal.

It is, however, commendable on the part of these multinational companies who are taking such actions seriously. A few months back, an US-based company, Dimensions Development Ltd had sacked one of its employees for posting a hateful tweet against Kashmiri women. It sends out a strong message that each and every person is accountable for their acts and that they would not go scot-free if found guilty.

 


Also Read: Employee Loses Job For Making Hate-Mongering Twitter Post On Kashmiri Women


Contributors

Written by : Shraddha Goled

Edited by :

Related Stories

TCS Employee Fired

IT Employee Fired From Job For Sending Abusive And Threatening Messages To Women

Cyber Crime Conviction

After 10 Years, Karnataka Man Convicted For Sending Obscene Messages To College Friend

Indian Jailed For Islamophobic Rants On Twitter

Indian Origin Man Given 20 Months Jail Term In UK For Threatening To ‘Slit Muslim Throats’ On Twitter

The Water Crisis In Punjab: Illegal Industrial Discharge Destroying Rivers, Threatening Human Lives

Employee Loses Job For Making Hate-Mongering Twitter Post On Kashmiri Women

Pharma Waste Threatening Rivers Globally, Says Study

Latest on The Logical Indian

News

Smriti Irani Lends Shoulder To Her Aide’s Final Journey; Three Arrested Over Murder

Opinion

How BJP Trumped Caste Based Politics In UP

News

Soaring Temperature: Why Lok Sabha Should Address Climate Crisis On Urgent Basis?

News

With 15,000 Farmer Suicides Every Year, Agriculture Sector Needs Govt’s Focus

Legal

Under Domestic Violence Law, Even Brother-In-Law May Have To Pay Maintenance To A Woman, Rules SC

Get Inspired

Uttar Pradesh: Jama Masjid In Meerut Hosts A Shiv Bhandara

x

Stories that deserve attention, delivered to your inbox!

Handpicked, newsworthy stories which deserve the attention of a rational generation.