‘Rapist’ youth held: Police

Bilal Habib
Pampore: Police on Monday said it arrested a youth, who had allegedly raped a minor girl in Samboora area of this south Kashmir town.
Station House Officer (SHO) Pampore, Raja Tasleem told Kashmir Reader that the accused Gowhar Ahmed, son of Mohammad Ayub Dar, was arrested by a police team from Samboora around 3:00 am. He said a special team was constituted to arrest the accused, who had barged into the house of his neighbour and allegedly raped his 4-year-old daughter.
“A case (FIR No. 63/2014 under 376) already stands registered against the accused. We have also handed the girl to her family after she was discharged from Lal Ded hospital. The case will be thoroughly investigated once the medical report arrives,” the police officer added.