Molestation bid on air hostess in Bengaluru

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017,12:14 IST By anju A A A

Bengaluru | A man has been booked for allegedly attempting to molest an air hostess here recently, police said today.

The incident occurred on February 12 when the air hostess was walking towards her home with her friend after dinner at a nearby hotel around 10 PM in HSR Layout locality, they said.

The biker wearing a helmet on approaching her tried to molest here, during which her dress was torn. As both the women raised an alarm, people from nearby houses came out, following which the man sped away, they said.

Police said they have registered a case based on the complaint received from the woman on February 14 and efforts were on to nab the culprit.

The incident comes to light amid the shocking incident of a South Indian actress being abducted and harassed in Kochi, which has again brought to sharp focus women safety.