Pakistani tourist fined RM3,000 for molesting woman

molest-pakistanKUALA LUMPUR: A Pakistani tourist was fined RM3,000 in default three months’ jail by the Magistrate’s Court here today after he pleaded guilty to molesting a woman last week.

Magistrate Zuhair Rosli handed down the sentence to Muhammad Hash Ghous, 46, for using criminal force to clutch the shoulders of a 28-year-old woman with intent to outrage her modesty.

The father of nine children committed the act in front of the elevator, in Menara Kuala Lumpur, here, at 9.45pm on March 27.

Deputy public prosecutor K Vasugi prosecuted, while the accused was represented by counsel P Sutheswary.