Ujjain (MP): Curfew has been imposed on Monday morning in Ghosla village near Ujjain following tension there after an alleged attempt was made to abduct and rape a girl.

Madhya Pradesh DIG Sriniwas Verma on Monday said the girl was
returning home from school one evening when five boys of another community told her that she had been asked to return to the school.

However, instead of taking her to school, the boys allegedly tried to rape her. When the girl raised an alarm, the villagers gathered and the boys fled, Verma said.

Later, there was stone-throwing by people from both the communities in the village on Sunday night following which prohibitory orders were enforced.

Police have arrested three of the five boys, the DIG said adding that they have been identified as - Altaf, Golu and Irshad while the other two Salman and Irshad were still on the run.


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