Man held on charge of rape


A 25-year-old man has been arrested on the charge of attempting to rape a minor girl in Maruthipura village in Hosanagar taluk on Saturday.

In the complaint lodged with Hosanagar police, the mother of the victim alleged that the accused had made a bid to rape the girl in a plantation on the outskirts of the village. When the victim raised an alarm, village residents rushed to the spot and caught the accused. A case has been registered.

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