Jammu: A 19-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a park in jammu and the police has registered complaint against the prime accused. The girl became friends with the accused on social media via famous Social Networking Site facebook. They came close as they conversed with each other on every day basis on phone. They also shared there pictures with each other through Whatsapp messenger. The boy promised that she would marry the girl and the girl was floored with boys love towards her. Till date they hadn’t met each other.
“I came in contact withthis person from Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh via Facebook”, girl told police.
After two months of their ‘friendship’, the boy came from Himachal to Jammu just to meet the girl and they went to Bagh-e-Bahu Park to spend quality time, where she was sexually assaulted. The boy has been identified as Manoj Kumar, who is missing from that date and all his social media accounts have also been deactivated.
The girl alleged that she filed the FIR and also gave the accused’s number to the police but no inquiry has been initiated insofar, following which she approached the high court for justice. Court has order the police to look into the matter and conduct thorough inquiry of the same after which the FIR was formally registered.
A case has been registered under section 376 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and action has also been initiated.