A youth was arrested Thursday for allegedly attempting to rape a five-year-old girl in Hazratganj late Wednesday night. According to police,the girl’s father lodged a complaint,saying Rahul (25) had come with his family to attend a marriage ceremony at Jahangirabad Palace. The father alleged he took her daughter outside the hall and attempted to rape her. Sub-Inspector Hariprasad Ahirwar said Rahul,who worked as a waiter,has been arrested and sent to jail.
Body of two found
ALIGARH: A mechanic and a watchman working in a motor garage in Bima Nagar were found killed Thursday morning. The police said watchman Samadri (50) and mechanic Shafiq (26) were found murdered near the garage where they worked with injury marks caused by batons or sticks. An FIR against unidentified persons for murder has been registered.