JEHANABAD: A video showing a group of boys who harass and beat a school girl turned viral on social media in the Bihar district of Jehanbad, following which the police went into action and arrested one of the perpetrators.
Police Superintendent Manish Kumar said a person was arrested about it on Saturday. The police also identified other people involved in the accident, the SP said, adding that they will be arrested soon.
The incident occurred about two weeks ago, under a bridge located between the Vanavar station and the Makhdumpur train station on the Patna-Gaya railway section, whose video has become viral on social media.
SP had gone to Makhdumpur to inquire about the accident. The video shows that a girl from the school, who is carrying some books and copies in her hand, was molested and beaten by a group of boys, police sources said. The boys made a video of the accident and later published on social media.