After receiving a written complaint from a person stating that his minor sister, aged 17, has been raped, video-graphed, and later uploaded on social media networks, the police station Devsar nabbed the accused within six hours, the police said.
The police promptly acted upon the complaint as a team headed by Station House Officer (SHO) Devsar, Inspector Jazib Mohammad, under the supervision of Deputy Superintendent of Police, Kulgam, Arvind Kumar Badgal, nabbed the accused. Specific information was generated by the investigating team which led to the arrest of the accused, Mohd Aamir Bhat, son of Mohd Ishaq Bhat, a resident of Gudder, Kulgam, within six hours after a complaint was received.
Speaking with The Kashmir Walla, Jazib Mohammad, SHO Devsar, said: “Yes, we received a complaint about it. She and her brother had come to the police station to file a complaint against the accused. We have arrested the accused under section 376.”
Regarding the incident, case FIR No. 120/2020 U/S 376, 506 IPC, 4 POCSO Act, 67A IT Act stands registered in Police Station Devsar and further investigation is on.