Indian Man gets 6 months Jail in UAE on molestation charge

Vastavam web: A 40-year-old Indian man has been sentenced to six months in jail for molesting a woman here, according to a media report. The incident was reported to Dubai Police in June, the Gulf News reported. At about 10 am, two patrol officers reached the scene at Bur Dubai. They found the victim weeping. “She was terrified and told us that she was exercising when the defendant approached her and told her that she is beautiful. He then touched her breast and escaped.

The officials scanned the location and arrested the accused, whom the victim identified. “He admitted to touching the woman because he said he liked her beautiful and agile body. He kept apologising, but we noticed that he was drunk,” the policeman said. The man was charged with consumption of liquor and sexual abuse. The court order can be appealed against in the next 15 days.