Srinagar: Police on Thursday claimed to have nabbed a person involved in a molestation of a girl in Srinagar within hours after the incident occured.
The 21-year-old girl reported to Police Station Nigeen that she was offered a lift by a person driving a Ford car near Habbak, police spokeperson said.
“As soon she boarded the car, the driver turned the car away towards foreshore road and despite repeated pleas from the girl to stop the car, the driver drove towards Shalimar and later molested her,” it said.
Subsequently, a case was filed by police at Nigeen police station and started investigation into the matter.
The accused identified as Ehsan Ali son of Ghulam Mohammad Dar resident of Salman Farsi Colony Shalimar along with his car bearing registration number JK01P/0057 was arrested within hours, it said.