Man booked for sexually harassing minor

By Author   |   Published: 8th Jan 2017   11:20 pm

Hyderabad: A man has been booked on the charge of sexually harassing a 13-year-old girl at her house in SR Nagar here, police said on Sunday.

The alleged incident occurred last night when the girl, a class VII student, was alone at her house when one Riyaz entered her house, S R Nagar police station sub-inspector Naresh Kumar said, adding Riyaz fled after seeing the girl’s mother.

A complaint was lodged against Riyaz, a driver, under section 354A (sexual harassment) of IPC and relevant sections of POCSO Act. Efforts are on to nab him.