KULGAM: Police on Friday arrested all the three persons accused of molesting a at Redwani Balla, Kulgam, in south Kashmir.
In-charge police post Qoimoh, Salfie Arshid, told Kashmir Reader that they received an application on Thursday from a 20-year-old girl who alleged that she was molested by three persons on her way to home.
He said the girl complained that the trio from Redwani Bala caught hold of her on Qoimoh-Redwani road, beat her up, and tried to molest her.
Hearing her screams, people from an adjacent village came to the girl’s rescue, while the accused managed to escape, the official said, adding that the public started demanding immediate arrest of the accused and stern action again them.
Police raided many suspected hideouts of the accused throughout the night and succeeded in arresting them, he said.
“They have been booked under relevant sections of law,” he said, and warned eve-teasers of stern action.