Man Arrested In J&K For Raping Girl After Promising To Marry Her

A case was registered on the basis of a complaint lodged at Reasi police station in Jammu.

Man Arrested In J&K For Raping Girl After Promising To Marry Her

The accused was arrested and further investigation into the case was underway. (Representational)

Jammu:

A man was arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district on Friday night for allegedly raping a girl after promising to marry her, officials said.

A case was registered on the basis of a complaint lodged at Reasi police station.

A medical examination of the girl was conducted and her statement was also recorded before a judicial magistrate, the officials said.

Reasi SSP Shailender Singh constituted a special team headed by a sub-inspector rank officer and sent to Jammu to arrest the accused.

The accused was arrested and further investigation into the case was underway, he added.

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