Kathua: A 13-year-old nomad girl was allegedly raped by 50 year old man in Kathua.
According to the parents of the girl, their daughter was raped by the accused for past three months.
“He (Accused) threatened our daughter and her mother with dire consequence if she revealed it to anyone,” alleged the family sources.
The accused was identified as Guddu, resident of Bhardoh Kathua. A medical examination of the girl was conducted at GMC Kathua on Thursday.
Meanwhile, The Jammu Kashmir Police have registered a case in this regard at a Local police station and arrested the accused and also demanded a medical report.
“Police have arrested a person within hours regarding this case an FIR No:110/2020 US/376/4 POSCO stands registered in local Police station,” official sources said.
In 2018, A 14-year-old girl was also raped in Kathua district which shocked and disturbed the entire country with the sheer depravity of it.
Later, in June, 2019, court sentenced three men to life in prison for the abduction, rape and murder of nomad girl in a case that sparked a nationwide furor. In the same year (2019) three others were convicted of destroying evidence and punished with a five-year jail term and a fine.