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French Woman Harassed in Rameswaram, 3 Held

A 35-year old French woman, residing in Puducherry for the past 25 years, was harassed by three fishermen allegedly in an inebriated state while taking bath in sea here today.

Published: 17th August 2014 11:18 PM  |   Last Updated: 17th August 2014 11:18 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

RAMESWARAM: A 35-year old French woman, residing in Puducherry for the past 25 years, was harassed by three fishermen allegedly in an inebriated state while taking bath in sea here today.

The fishermen, in the age group of 18-30, have been arrested and booked under the Tamil Nadu Prohibition of Eve Teasing Act, police said.

They said the three fishermen allegedly teased the French national and pulled her hand when she was taking bath at Villundi Theertham (sea) along with another person.

On her complaint, DSP Vijayakumar ordered registration of a case under the eve teasing act and their arrest.



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