Jammu and Kashmir Police have arrested a man who allegedly kidnapped and raped a minor girl in Vilgam area of the north Kashmir's Kupwara district.
"Police Station Vilgam received an information from one (name with held) that his minor grand-daughter, about 14-year-old was kidnapped and raped by one person namely Mohammad Yaseen Chauhan son of Mohammad Sultan Chauhan resident of Kachama Meliyal Kupwara," said a spokesman.
"On this information, a case FIR number 114/2017 under section 363, 376 RPC was registered in Police Station Vilgam and investigation was set into motion."
During the course of investigation, various raids were conducted in order to trace the accused involved in the crime.
"After strenuous efforts, Handwara police succeeded in tracing and arresting the accused," he said.