ADOOR: A police team led by Adoor SI K S Gopakumar arrested O P Manoj (29), a resident of Vettipuram Kairalipuram Odalikkal house for trying to molest a 13-year-old girl after following her to the bathroom.
The man allegedly entered the bathroom adjacent to her house after she entered it. He gagged her mouth using his palm when, fortunately, his mobile phone started ringing. Hearing the commotion her grandmother rushed to the bathroom to see what was happening. Sensing this, the culprit got out of the bathroom and took to heels.
The police arrested the driver from Mailapra on Tuesday night. He is a friend of the girl’s relative. He has been remanded by Adoor court.