Girl ‘kidnapped, raped’ in Poonch

Girl ‘kidnapped, raped’ in Poonch
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Srinagar: A 10th standard student was allegedly kidnapped and raped in border district of Poonch on Monday.
A local news agency, GNS, reported that the girl (name withheld), a resident of Sagra village, was allegedly kidnapped by Zaheer Ahmad (25) near her village in Mendhar when she was on the way to her school.
“The accused forcibly took her in his car bearing registration number JK12-9187 (Alto K10) to Uchhad and raped her in a newly constructed shop,” GNS said. The accused Zaheer Ahmad, son of Javeed Iqbal, a resident of Uchhad Mendhar later dropped the victim near the school.
Soon after the girl reached her classroom, she started screaming and narrated the incident to her teachers who informed the parents of the girl immediately. Teachers and parents of the girl later approached police station Mendhar and lodged a complaint against the accused.
SHO Mendhar, Abid Rafiqi, confirmed that reports and said that police has filed FIR number 173/2017 under sections 376 and 363 of RPC against the accused.
“The car used in the crime has been seized and a special team has been constituted to nab the accused who is still at large,” SHO said.


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