Jamshedpur: Police arrested one Chandan Mandal, a resident of Ramchandrapur village of Seraikela-Kharsawan, on charges of attempt to rape on a woman on the premises of Adhunik Power plant premises under Kandra police station area.
Cops said the accused had allegedly tried to rape the woman after promising to take her to her paramour Dev Mandal.
The incident took place near the conveyor belt area of the plant. The victim was also reportedly beaten up by the accused when she showed resistance.
She somehow freed herself and ran to the Kandra police station where she lodged a complaint against the accused, police said.
A police team was soon sent to nab the accused under the leadership of SDPO Sumit Kumar.