Weren’t able to identify our daughter, culprits must be hanged: Family of Kulgam rape victim


Srinagar: The family along with their relatives of the Kulgam rape victim who passed way on Saturday at Srinagar hospital demanded that culprits must be hanged in Public so that no such incident will come to fore again.

We were unable to identify my daughter due to grievous on her face after police called us on the day of incident, said her family members while adding that we are able to recognize her by her dress which she had wored when she left to attend marriage function on fateful day.

Pertinent the victim, a resident of Poniwah village in Kulgam had gone to nearby Akhal village to attend marriage ceremony of her relative namely Sabzar Parray.

Two youth from Ashmuji village kidnapped and raped her in a dense orchard and the girl was found in semi-unconscious state after many hours and was shifted to hospital where from she was referred to Srinagar hospital for treatment,” thhey said.

Adil Dar and Wasim Dar accused of raping her had arrived in the village as guests.

Police station Devsar received a written complaint for assistance from complainant that his sister (name withheld) had been kidnapped by two persons namely Aadil Ahmad Dar and Waseem Rehman Dar both residents of Ashmuji Kulgam from Akhal and took her to nearby dense orchards and tried to rape her and also outraged her modesty and during three hours of Tiresome inputs police managed to arrest both the criminals

“Regarding the incident, case vide FIR number 116/2020 U/S 341, 366, 376/511, 354, 323 stands registered in Police Station Devsar and further investigation is in progress.”

Family members as well as relatives had once again requested authorities to give capital punishment to the involved persons. (PTK)