2 rape accused arrested within half an hour



KULGAM: Police in Kulgam arrested two accused involved in raping a girl within half an hour or receipt of complaint.
Police Post Mirbazar received a written complaint from a girl (name withheld) stating that she was restrained and raped by a person namely Mudasir Ahmad Ganie, son of Abdul Rashid Ganie, resident of Banimulla with assistance of another person identified as, Manzoor Ahmad Naik, son of Ghulam Mohd Naik resident of Gadool in a vehicle (Truck) bearing registration No. JK18-9100 on National Highway at Nipora, near Petrol pump. Accordingly, a case vide FIR No. 111/2021 under relevant sections of law was registered at Police Station Qazigund and investigation was initiated.
A special team headed by Incharge Police Post Mirbazar under supervision of SDPO Qazigund was constituted. The team acted swiftly and after strenuous efforts generated specific information by utilizing all available means, which led to the arrest of both accused persons within half an hour after complaint was received. The accused were shifted to police station where they remained in custody. The vehicle used in the commission of crime has also been seized. As part of investigation, necessary medico-legal formalities were also carried out. Further Investigation into the matter is in progress.