SRINAGAR: A man was arrested in central Kashmir’s Budgam district for allegedly raping a 19-year-old girl, police said.
A police spokesman in a statement said that today Police Station Khansahib received a written complaint from one Ghulam Rasool Sheikh stating therein that his daughter (name with held) age about 19 years has been forcefully raped by one Mudasir Ahmed Wani resident of Zagoo Kharein.
The spokesman said that in this regard, a case FIR Number 67/2022 under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Khansahib and investigation taken up.
He said that acting promptly police team of PS Khansahib swung into action and arrested the accused from Zagoo Khansahib within 05 hours.
“Medical examination of the victim was conducted by a board of doctors at SDH Khansahib.On the basis of statement of the victim, offences under section 376 of the IPC (rape) and relevant sections has been implied upon the accused,” said a police spokesman in a statement.