Kundapur: Two youth have been arrested by the police for forcing a girl to accept their mobile number written on a piece of paper on Monday July 13.
The accused are identified as Suhail and Safwan, both residents of Gulvadi. The third accused Shafi is absconding.
It is learnt that the trio were following a girl from many days near Koteshwar bus stand. The girl was said to be ignoring them. On July 13, the trio, noticed the girl waiting for the bus. They came near her and forced her to accept their contact number which they had written on a piece of paper.
A passenger who was also waiting for the bus at some distance, noticed the trio forcing the girl and informed the local youth and police who arrived at the spot. They succeeded in catching hold two of them while the third one succeeded to escape from the scene.
The Kundapur police arrived at the spot and took Suhail and Safwan into their custody. The girl has filed a complaint in the Kundapur Police station.
A case has been registered under POSCO act. Both Suhail and Safwan were produced before the court.