Shocking : Man arrested for allegedly raping minor in J&K


JAMMU, Sep 21 :  The police have arrested a man for allegedly raping an 8-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmirs Udhampur district, an official said today.

A complaint was lodged by the victims father yesterday, Superintendent of Police (SP) of Udhampur Rayees Mohammad Bhat said.

 The man alleged that his daughter was raped when she was returning home from the Kulwanta market at 4 pm on September 19, he said.

A team of the Ramnagar police station led by Station House Officer (SHO) Sanjay Raina arrested the accused, the officer said.

The SSP said that an FIR has been registered against the accused, who is married.