Police arrests rape accused within hours in Baramulla


Srinagar: Police in Baramulla have arrested a person accused of rape within hours after complaint was received.

On 28/07/2021, Police Station Uri received a written complaint from one person stating therein that his minor daughter (name withheld) aged about 13 years was raped by one person namely Imtiyaz Ahmad Khan @ Muna Khan son of Mohammad Saleem resident of Paranpeelan Uri in forest area after giving life threat to her.

On receiving this complaint, a case under relevant sections of law was registered in Police Station Uri and investigation was set into motion.

During the course of investigation, The Police team after utilizing all available means and due to strenuous efforts arrested the accused person within hours of complaint received by police. He has been shifted to the police station where he remains in custody.

As a part of investigation, necessary medico-legal formalities have been carried out. Further investigation in the matter is going on.

Community members are requested to cooperate with police in curbing social crimes in their neighbourhood. They can share information pertaining to social crimes with police. We reassure the community members that our efforts in curbing social crimes shall continue (PTK)