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UP: Man arrested in Noida for trying to molest woman

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Feb 25, 2013 at 12:40am IST

Noida: The son of a retired IAS officer has been arrested on charges of attempting to sexually assault a young woman who had come to a hotel to learn yoga, police said on Sunday.

"We have arrested the accused, whose conduct has been most shameful," Superintendent of Police Yogesh Singh said.

Police sources identified the young man as Vivek Sharma, son of Deo Dutt Sharma.

UP: Man arrested in Noida for trying to molest woman

The accused was medically examined and presented before a court, which sent him to judicial custody for 14 days.

In her complaint, the woman alleged that the drunk man tried to force her into his car at a luxury hotel in Sector 18 in Noida on Saturday. When she screamed for help, the hotel staff telephoned the police.

The accused was medically examined and presented before a court, which sent him to judicial custody for 14 days, said Yogesh Singh.

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