The incident had taken place on Sunday at around 6.30am at a junction of Teesgaon town when the accused person was seen outraging modesty of the minor girl.
The incident was captured on a camera which soon went viral on social media.
Maharashtra State Commission for Women Chairperson Rupali Chakankar took cognisance of the incident which went viral on the social media terming it as serious issue with respect to security of women and girls and instructed the Ahmednagar Police to immediately conduct enquiry into the case and submit a report about the same.
The Pathardi police said that on the complaint of the girl, they have registered an FIR against the accused person and have also arrested him under relevant sections of the IPC and POCSO.
(The victim’s identity has not been revealed to protect her privacy as per Supreme Court directives on cases related to sexual assault.)