MAN ARRESTED FOR MOLESTING NEIGHBOUR
The Kharghar police arrested a 28- year- old man on Wednesday for allegedly molesting one of his neighbours.
According to the police, the accused, Vishal Gharat, and the 23- year- old complainant stay at Owepeth village. Both the families had been bickering over some land issues for the past several months.
“On Tuesday, the accused had quarreled with the complainant over the same issue and both of them were abusing each other. In a fit of rage, the accused later touched the complainant inappropriately and pulled her towards him,” said an officer from Kharghar police station.
The woman then approached the police following which an FIR was registered and the accused was arrested. He has been booked under sections 354a, 506, and 509 of the Indian Penal Code ( IPC).
He was produced before the judicial court on Wednesday after noon and has been remanded in police custody.
The police have not found any criminal record of the accused so far.