Bhubaneswar: A girl from Odisha was allegedly molested by an unidentified person inside Konark Express train while she was travelling to Mumbai yesterday.
The matter came to fore after the girl took to Twitter and narrated the incident on the micro-blogging site informing Mumbai police about it.
The Government Railway Police (GRP), Thane have started investigation into the incident after registering a case.
As per the complainant, a person wearing black clothes misbehaved with the girl by touching her objectionably while she was standing near the bathroom of B1 coach of Bhubaneswar-Mumbai Konark Express yesterday around 3 am.
She has further alleged that the accused tried to drag her out of the moving train when she raised an alarm seeking help.
The wrongdoer later alighted from the train and fled the spot after some passengers gathered there.