Mumbai: Woman molested on local train

Last Updated: Mon, Jul 29, 2013 08:36 hrs

Mumbai: A woman was allegedly molested by a drunken man in a local train in Mumbai on Saturday, said police.

The accused was however caught and handed over to the police by her co-passengers as he tried to escape.

The victim, a nurse by profession, told the police that the man forcibly entered the ladies compartment of the train and pushed her to the door so that she was hanging half outside.

The police said the man has been charged under Section 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty), 323 (voluntarily causing hurt) and 307 (attempt to murder) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

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