The police said that the incident took place at the Jet Airways counter of the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport's terminal 1-B on Tuesday evening. It added that Zaroo slapped Sonal in public after a tiff and then threw her mobile phone to the floor, after which he run away. However, the police managed to catch him.
Zaroo was arrested under sections 323, 354, 448, 509 and 427 of the Indian Penal Code for assaulting Sonal. He was earlier accused of selling cocaine to BJP leader Pramod Mahajan's son Rahul Mahajan.