A man who allegedly molested a 21-year-old married woman and also tried to disrobe her in Nizamuddin here has been arrested.

The woman, in her complaint, told the police that the incident took place after she had an argument with the man over some issue. According to the complaint by the woman, the incident took place on Thursday when she was going to drop her aunt to her house on a two-wheeler.

A speeding motorcycle coming from the opposite direction hit the woman’s vehicle.

Following the collision, both the woman and her aunt fell on the road. The woman had an argument with the motorcycle rider, later identified as Hasin. He allegedly assaulted and molested the victim and even tore off her clothes.

He then drove away after threatening the victim of dire consequences if she informed anyone about the incident.

The victim then approached the police and a case under Sections 354 and 506 of the Indian Penal Code was registered and Hasin was subsequently arrested.