Kolkata, 21 July: A 25-year-old woman jumped off a running train at Belur in Howrah to save herself from a molester this evening.
Police said the woman had boarded a ladies compartment on Janata Express from Asansol around 1 p.m. today. According to the victim, the compartment became vacant when the train reached Bandel in Hooghly. A man entered the compartment at the same station. After the train started, the man pulled down all the shutters of the compartment, snatched her valuables and tried to molest her.
By that time the train had reached Belur station and she jumped off in a bid to save herself. She was found unconscious near the railway tracks. Local people took her to a hospital,
where she regained consciousness and police were informed. sns