Minor girl raped, accused arrested in Ganderbal

Minor girl raped, accused arrested in Ganderbal

Ganderbal: Another horrific rape case was reported on Tuesday as a youth has been arrested for allegedly raping a 16 year old girl in central kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Tuesday.

Reports said the incident came to light on Tuesday after Ganderbal police arrested a youth identified as Asif Ahmad wani son of Mohd Maqbool Wani a resident of new Colony Harran Ganderbal on Tuesday.

Reports said the girl narrated her ordeal to her parents after which they lodged a complaint on sunday against the accused at Ganderbal police station.

Based on the complaint Ganderbal police arrested the accused and registered a case under FIR number 98/2019 under RPC 376, 451 and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO)

Police officials said that the accused has been arrested and investigation is going on