SRINAGAR — The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Monday claimed to have arrested two persons involved in raping a girl inside a vehicle (truck) in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
Quoting an unnamed police official, KDC reported that they received specific information that a girl (name withheld) was being raped by two persons inside a vehicle bearing registration number JK18A-6426 near FCI Mirbazar area of Kulgam.
He said soon after receiving the information, police rushed towards the spot and subsequently rescued the girl besides arresting two persons.
He said that the vehicle used for the commission of crime has also been seized.
He identified the accused persons as Hafiz Farooq Parray, son of Farooq Ahmad Parray, and Ubaid Ayoub Raina, son of Mohd Ayoub — both residents of Gadihama Kulgam.
He added a case under FIR No. 63/2021 U/S 376, 109 IPC has been registered at Police Station Qazigund and investigations have been taken up.
Moreover, after fulfilling all medico-legal formalities, the girl was handed over to her legal heirs. (KDC)