19-year-old held for bid to molest woman at quarantine centre in Pathanamthitta
Pathanamthitta: In a shocking incidnet, police arrested a man for attempting to molest a woman at a government quarantine centre here. It is learned that the19-year-old accused entered the centre pretending to be a health worker.
Pathanamthitta Chuttippara native Aadil (19) was arrested inconnection with the molestation attempt. The incident took place at the quarantine centre functioning in Urban Aracade centre here on Monday around 7 pm.
The accused entered into the room of the woman, who had returned from another state, and introduced himself as a health worker. He also told her that she has to undergo an examination. As the man attempted to molest her, the woman raised an alarm and he ran away from the room. But the accused could not leave the compound as the volunteers locked the gate.
Later, the volunteers caught the man and handed him over to police.