British tourist jumps to avoid sexual assault

Last Updated: Tue, Mar 19, 2013 13:34 hrs

Days after a Swiss tourist was gangraped in Madhya Pradash, a British tourist on Tuesday jumped from her hotel room in Agra city to prevent a man from sexual assaulting her, police said.

The tourist, who reportedly jumped from the balcony of her room on the first floor of the hotel, injured her head and legs in the process.

She was admitted to a hospital in a serious condition, the police said.

The police have arrested the owner of the hotel who tried to sexually assault the British woman.

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