Police on Friday arrested a 25-year-old youth for his alleged attempt to sexually abuse a minor girl in Arin village of north Kashmir's Bandipora district.
An official said that family members of a 10-year-old girl filed a complaint in police station Bandipora that a youth sexually assaulted their daughter in Arin village.
"A police team from Bandipora acted swiftly and arrested Sajad Ahmad Malla (25), son of Muhammad Ramzan Malla, resident of Arin involved in attempting to sexually abuse the minor girl," he said.
He said that a case FIR No. 45/2017 under section 376 and 511 RPC has been registered in police station Bandipora.