Noida, Dec 7 (PTI) A man was held here for allegedly attempting to molest an 8-year-old girl, the police said today.

According to Anil Shahi, SHO of the sector 20 police station, the alleged victim was going to her school in Delhi’s New Ashok Nagar when a man followed her and attempted to molest her.

An FIR was lodged and the accused Rajesh Yadav arrested, he added.

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