SRINAGAR — A youth was arrested for kidnapping and sexually assaulting minor girl (name withheld) in Srinagar, police said on Saturday.
Police said that the accused youth namely Adil Shafi Hajam, 21, son of Mohammad Shafi Hajam, a resident of Syed colony, Nishat was arrested for kidnapping and sexually assaulting minor girl around 13 years (name withheld) after FIR under registration number 61/22 U/s 366, 376 IPC and 3/4 POCSO Act was registered against him at Rajbagh Police Station.
“A minor girl of around 13 years (name withheld) was kidnapped and sexually assaulted by one Adil Shafi Hajam (21 yrs) S/o Md Shafi Hajam R/o Syed colony, Nishat. FIR No 61/22 U/s 366, 376 IPC & 3/4 POCSO Act reg. at Rajbagh PS. Special team was constituted & the accused was arrested,” Srinagar Police wrote on its official Twitter handle. — (KIMS)