Jammu: The Fast Track Court of Jammu has rejected the bail of a rape accused saying that the proceedings are under progress.
Presiding officer Fast Track Court, Kishor Kumar, after hearing the Prosecutor, observed that the case registered against accused Girdhari Lal is heinous and the investigation is at initial stage and if the accused is released on bail, it will cause damaging effect on the minds of general public and prevent the cause of justice.
According to the case, on November 15, 2014 , the accused called the victim to his house on the pretext of some household chore. As she entered inside the house of the accused, he closed the door of the room and made her to lie down on the floor and raped her.
The victim after regaining the consciousness informed the matter to the family members, who lodged a complaint against the accused at the police station.