RAPE BID INSIDE PUBLIC TOILET AT PGI
■ CHANDIGARH: A 25-year-old woman from Dera Bassi near here on Monday evening alleged that a rickshaw puller tried to rape her inside a public toilet at the PGI.
The accused has been identified as Sampuran, a resident of Uttar Pradesh.
The police said the victim was presently undergoing treatment at the PGI. After visiting the hospital, she had gone inside the toilet. The man said to be in his mid-30s allegedly followed the woman and tried to rape her. The victim raised an alarm. The accused, however, managed to flee. The police have registered a case after the woman underwent a medical examination.