Baramulla: The braid of another girl in Uri area was reportedly cut on Thursday evening inside her house. Reports said that 21-year-old Gulshan, daughter of Mohammad Maqbool Najar, resident of Pehlipora Uri, was inside her home when some unknown persons barged into the house and curt off her braid. The family of the girl said that her father, brother and other male family members had gone to the nearby mosque for evening prayers when the attack took place.
Soon after the incident, a large number of people, including women, began a search for the assailants but could find no one. The family took the unconscious girl to a nearby hospital for medical aid.
Manzoor Ahmad, cousin of the victim, said that some neighbouring women had seen the attackers and said that they were three in number.
Station house officer of Boniyar police station, Faisal Ahmad Khan, said that the family had not yet filed a case but had informed of the incident over phone. He said that the police will start an investigation and he appealed to people to cooperate with police.