2 girls jump off a moving car to escape alleged molestation bid in Handwara


Handwara: In a bid to escape alleged molestation, two teenage girls jumped of a moving car in Kralgund village of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Monday.

An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that after jumping of the moving car they suffered minor injuries.

“The girls had sought lift from a private vehicle at Rasripora to go towards Watergam. On boarding the vehicle, driver and another person allegedly tried to molest the girls”, he said.

He said to escape the alleged molestation bid, they jump of the moving car.

Meanwhile, a case FIR No. 33/2023 under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Kralgund and investigation has been initiated.

“The efforts are on to nab the accused”, the official added—(KNO)