The police on Monday arrested a man for allegedly raping his daughter in Baramulla of North Kashmir.
A senior police officer said that the police station, Kunzer, received a written complaint from one person Imtiyaz Ahmad Bhat stating that his sister (name withheld) has been raped by his father Abdul Majid Bhat.
Accordingly, a case, FIR NO 117/2018 under Section 376 RPC, was registered and an investigation was initiated in the matter.
During the course of the investigation, the statements of the victim and other witnesses under relevant provisions of the law were recorded. Medical examination of the victim has prima facie confirmed rape.
Subsequently, the accused father Abdul Majid Bhat was arrested by Police. Further investigation in the case is underway.