The cab driver fled from the scene, however police arrested him, police stated. (Representational)

Amritsar:

Two girls in Punjab’s Amritsar sustained accidents on Saturday after they jumped out of a operating cab when its driver allegedly tried to molest considered one of them, police stated.

A 3rd girl was additionally within the cab and was rescued by locals who chased and intercepted the automobile once they noticed the duo leaping out of the taxi, police stated, including that the driving force was later arrested.

SHO Robin Hans stated the three girls had employed the cab within the night to go to a restaurant in Ranjit Avenue locality.

“When the taxi was on the way in which, its driver began molesting one of many three girls. However as she resisted, he began to extend the automobile’s pace. Nevertheless, she, together with another girl, jumped out of the operating cab,” the SHO stated.

“Some individuals who had been standing on the roadside noticed the 2 girls leaping out of the operating cab. They chased and intercepted the automobile and got here to the rescue of the third girl,” he stated.

The cab driver fled from the scene, however police arrested him shortly after the incident, Mr Hans stated.

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