Published On : Mon, Dec 16th, 2013

One arrested, another booked in separate cases of molestation

Nagpur News : Two cases of molestation were filed with Kotwali and Ajni police station in which one accused has been arrested while search for the other one is still on.

In the first case, a 30-year-old married woman has filed a complaint with Kotwali police station that the accused Naresh Mahadev Patne (45) had molested her. Cops have arrested Naresh in this regard.

The complainant was putting up in a rented accommodation since there were issues with her actual residence. She and her husband planned to shift back to their old house. On Monday, they were busy cleaning the old house when the accused, a resident of Plot no 169, Labantanda, near Gajanan Square, barged into their house and started abusing her husband. Later, the accused verbally accused the complainant and molested her.

On the complaint of the victim, Kotwali police registered a case under Sections 354 (b) of the IPC and arrested Naresh.

In the second case, a youth was booked for molesting a 23-year-old girl under the jurisdiction of Ajni Police Station.

According to information, on Sunday between10.30 am and 10.45 am, the complainant was working at Balaji Nagar when the accused Santosh Mulchand Madankar (24), who was putting up at the rented house at Mendhe at Balaji Nagar, approached the complainant and molested her by passing indecent gestures. The accused escaped when the complainant started shouting for help.

Cops booked the accused and have registered a case under Sections 354 of the IPC.