Two persons held for rape in Kulgam
Srinagar: Police on Monday arrested two local residents for allegedly raping a girl inside a truck in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
Quoting a police official, news agency KDC reported that the accused duo identified as Hafiz Farooq Parray, son of Farooq Ahmad Parray, and Ubaid Ayoub Raina, son of Mohammad Ayoub, both residents of Gadihama Kulgam, committed the sexual assault on the girl inside the truck (JK18A-6426) near FCI Mirbazar area of the south Kashmir district.
A police team on receiving the information rushed towards the spot and subsequently rescued the girl besides arresting the accused duo, one of them the driver of the truck.
Police also seized the vehicle.
While the girl was handed to her family after medico-legal formalities, the accused duo has been booked under FIR No. 63/2021 U/S 376, 109 IPC at Police Station Qazigund and investigations have been taken up.