Jammu: A Law student was arrested for allegedly trying to rape his neighbour at Christian Colony area of the city.
A complaint was filed by the woman and a case under section 376 (punishment for rape) has been registered against the accused.
The accused Sufi Muhammad from Doda was living as a tenant in Christian Colony.
In her complaint, the woman said that on Sunday afternoon when she was all alone in her house, the accused on some pretext came to visit her. When he found her alone he tried to touch her inappropriately. It was only after she screamed, her neighbours came to know about the incident and the accused fled from the spot.
The police has started its initial investigation.