LUDHIANA: 38-years-old woman was allegedly molested by a financer for not paying the interest on borrowed money. In this connection, the Dugri police have booked the financer identified as Naresh Kumar of Dugri under Sections 354-A and 509 of the IPC, on Saturday.
The victim, a resident of CRPF Colony, Dugri, alleged that due to financial constraints, she failed to pay the interest of two months on borrowed money of Rs 10,000, according to the police. The accused entered into the house of the victim on Saturday and asked her to pay the interest.
In reply, the victim said she would repay the interest in next two days but the accused allegedly torn her clothes and molested her. When the victim raised an alarm the accused managed to ran away from the spot.
ASI Jatinder Singh, Investigating Officer in the case, said the police have launched a manhunt for the arrest of the accused.
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