Srinagar, Dec 9: Police on Sunday arrested a teenager in connection with attempt to murder of a teenaged girl in Charar-I-Sharief town of district Budgam.
"We have arrested Rahil Malik son of Muhammad Ashraf Malik resident of Alamdar Colony, Charar-I-Sharief in connection with attempt to murder of Shaista Maqbool," said Abdul Gaffar, an in-charge officer of police station Charar-I-Sharief.
He said police has started investigations and the case would be solved soon.
Shaista, 16, daughter of Muhammad Maqbool an 11th class student was found half dead under mysterious conditions in her home last Monday with blooding oozing from her face.
Shaista was rushed to SKIMS immediately and is now being treated at the hospital.