Coimbatore: Two persons have been arrested on charges of attempting to outrage the modesty of a woman constable at the Elephant camp in Thekkampatti near Mettupalayam in the district, police said Wednesday.
Since it was a Christmas Holiday yesterday, there were large number of visitors to the camp and the constable was regulating the crowd, police said.
Irked by the constable asking them to move out, two persons, Andrews and David Vincent, reportedly in an inebriated condition, pulled her down and tried to outrage her modesty, police said.
However, she shouted for help and managed to remove them from the spot, they said.
The two were arrested this morning, sources added.