A man was booked for molesting a young girl in Jaripatka area on Monday.
According to information, accused Popatlal Fabiyani had a land dispute with the complainant’s uncle. A quarrel took place between the victim’s uncle and Popatlal after which he resorted to thrash him. The complainant was informed about the quarrel and she reached the scene. She intervened but Popatlal attacked her also and molested her by using foul language.
On the complaint of the victim, Jaripatka police booked Popatlal and registered an offence under Sections 354 and 323 of the IPC.