AN­OTHER MI­NOR RAPED IN J&K, AC­CUSED AR­RESTED

Hindustan Times (Patiala) - - Region -

SRI­NA­GAR: Days af­ter the rape of an in­fant in Jammu and Kash­mir’s Bandi­pora evoked shock and out­rage, an­other case of a mi­nor’s rape came to light in the the state’s Gan­der­bal dis­trict on Tues­day.

Based on a com­plaint lodged by the fam­ily of a teenaged girl in Gan­der­bal, po­lice ar­rested the ac­cused and set up a SIT for a speedy probe.

“The ac­cused has been ar­rested and has been med­i­cally ex­am­ined. An FIR un­der rel­e­vant sec­tions has been lodged against the ac­cused in Gan­der­bal po­lice sta­tion,” a po­lice of­fi­cer said, adding that the in­ci­dent had re­port­edly oc­curred on Sun­day. The ac­cused also be­longs to Gan­der­bal dis­trict.

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