Girl mustered courage and beat up the man, who allegedly passing lewd comments her in Cuttack. The incident happened at Badambadi bus stop on Saturday evening.
The girl, a resident of Bhadrak district, was waiting for a bus when some youths hurled abuses on her and fled the spot.
The girl caught hold of the man who was standing near the accused and suspecting him involved in the matter she started beating him and made him apologize in front of public.
The main accused has fled from the spot after passing lewd comments at the girl. Sources said a complaint has been filed with the commissionerate police.