APSCC for exemplary punishment to rape accused

APSCC for exemplary punishment to rape accused

Srinagar: All Party Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC) on Tuesday while condemning the Sumbal incident demanded exemplary punishment to the rape accused.
“This case should be registered under POCSO (Protection of children from sexually offences),” said APSCC chairman Jagmohan Singh Raina, according to the statement issued here and termed this incident as shocking and inhuman act.
“The victim is a daughter of every Kashmiri. Ee feel ashamed after hearing this crime and wants justice to family. We urge our society to raise a strong voice against this crime,” he said, adding: Kashmir valley is a known safe place for females and such incident will not be tolerated by the people living in the valley. We can stop such incidents by punishing the culprits on fast track basis.