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Jul 24, 2013 at 12:45pm IST

WB: Man molests TV anchor and her friend as crowd cheers him on

Kolkata: A TV anchor and her friend were allegedly molested near the Howrah Station in Kolkata. The anchor, who is in her 30s, was on her way to the hotel with her father when an inebriated man tried to drag her and her woman friend out of the car.

Even as the women tried to resist his advances, a crowd gathered to cheer him on. The incident happened in New Town, just 300 metres from Howrah station.

The accused was arrested but later released on bail.