Three arrested for eve-teasing in Bengal

Last Updated: Sat, Aug 25, 2012 14:00 hrs

Howrah, Aug 25 (IBNS) The West Bengal Police on Saturday said they have arrested three people on eve-teasing charges at Bagnan town in Howrah district.

Dinu Mallik was arrested from Bagnan´s Mankur More early Saturday. Two other accused- Sheikh Masood and Nishan Pramanik- were arrested on Friday evening.

All three are students and will be produced at the juvenile court later on Saturday.

According to the police, two class 12 students were returning after collection forms from Block Development Office (BDO) on Friday afternoon. Brother of one of the girls and his male friend also accompanied them.

According to the victims, three youths teased them and made indecent comments near Bagnan´s Adarsha School.

They also alleged that when the brother protested, he was beaten up by the accused.

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