Berasia police have arrested a 22-year-old youth for molesting a minor girl near Anganwadi centre on Sunday.
Police said that the victim was molested by the accused identified as Deepak alias Deepu on her way back to home from farms in the afternoon and when she reached near Anganwadi center.
The accused who lives in the same locality molested the victim when she was on her way back to home from farms.
The accused hold her from behind near an Anganwadi centre and started to molest her but the victim resisted and raised alert and fearing that he would be caught and arrested he escaped the spot.
The girl informed her parents about the incident when they returned from work and a complaint was lodged with the police.
Accompanied by her parents, she gave a written complaint to the Berasia police on Sunday and a case under section 354 of IPC and sections of POCSO Act was registered.
Meanwhile, Hanumanganj police booked a miscreant for molesting a 27-year-old girl at a hotel in Hamidia road on November 28.
Police said that the accused send obscene message over WhatsApp account of victim when she was in Bhopal. The police have registered a case of molestation against the accused.