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Female student of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) molested

18/01/2022 at 11:54 AM

New Delhi, Jan 18: A female student of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in the national capital was allegedly molested by an unidentified person, said an official on Tuesday.

According to sources, one female student pursuing PhD in the JNU was roaming within the campus in the intervening night of January 17-18 at around 11:45 pm.

When she was walking on east gate road of the university, one boy came on a bike from inside the campus and allegedly tried to molest her.

Following this, the girl shouted for help and raised an alarm. As a result, the accused fled from the spot on his motorcycle in the fear of getting caught.

Being informed police arrived at the spot and launched a manhunt to nab the accused.

A case of outraging the modesty of women has been registered against the accused and further investigation is underway, said a police official.

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