At least four men hailing from Kangan area of Kashmir’s Ganderbal district have been booked in Rajouri district for alleged kidnapping and rape of a woman.
The victim from tribal community, a resident of Barnara village of Sunderbani tehsil of Rajouri, went missing in October last year after which a missing report was lodged.
After a statement by the woman, the police has started an investigation into the case, Station House Officer (SHO) Sunderbani, Shivdev Singh, told The Kashmir Walla.
A few days ago, officials told a local news agency, Kashmir News Observer (KNO), a woman was traced and had now informed police and her family members that four men from Kangan area of Ganderbal kidnapped her and raped her repeatedly.
On the basis of investigation and victim’s statement, a case under FIR number 27/2021 under sections 366, 376-D, 342, 34 IPC has been registered in Sunderbani police station and investigation into the matter is going on, said police officials. (KNO)