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Four arrested for passing lewd comments at woman constables

The two women are undergoing training at Punjab Police Academy in Phillaur

Four youths travelling in a tractor-trolley were arrested for passing lewd comments at two women constables near Bharat Nagar Chowk on Saturday.

The constables informed inspector Beant Juneja, SHO division number 5 police station and the four youths were arrested.

The accused have been identified as Simranjit Singh, Manpreet Singh, Harvinder Singh and Manpreet Singh of Thakkarwalvillage, all
in their 20s.

Inspector Juneja said the women constables are undergoing training at Punjab Police Academy in Phillaur and were deputed on duty in Ludhiana.

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A case under Section 354-D (showing indecent gesture towards women), 294 (obscene acts and songs), 509 (word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman) of the Indian Penal Code was registered following the statements of the constables.