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Woman molested in daylight

punjab Updated: Mar 20, 2015 20:49 IST
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Dholewal bridge

The incidents of crime against women have been increasing day by in the city. In yet another incident, two motorcycle-borne boys molested a woman at Dholewal bridge on Thursday. The accused also torn off her clothes.

Division number 2 Police Station have registered a case of molestation against two unidentified people and initiated investigation.

In her complaint, the woman, who is a resident of Lakhman Nagar of the Miller Gunj area, said she works in a private company near Dholewal area. On Thursday evening, when she was waiting for a three-wheeler to go back to her home, two boys started passing lewd comments. When she resisted, they slapped her and started molesting her. The woman said the accused also torn off her clothes.

She raised an alarm, following which the passerby gathered, but the accused managed to flee. ASI Onkar Singh, who is investigating the matter, said the police have launched a manhunt for the arrest of the accused.