Man booked for "raping" minor, circulating video on social media in Mendhar

Man booked for ''raping'' minor, circulating video on social media in Mendhar

A written complaint was received by Mendhar police that a girl, aged 11 years, has been raped by a 50-year-old man in Salwa village and accused also circulated her objectionable video clip on social networking websites.

Police in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir have registered a case against a man for allegedly raping a minor girl and circulated the video of the act on social media.

A written complaint was received by Mendhar police that a girl, aged 11 years, has been raped by a 50-year-old man in Salwa village and accused also circulated her objectionable video clip on social networking websites.

Acting on the complaint, a case FIR No 185/17 u/s 363 376, 511 342 354 RPC 67 67A IT Act has been registered at Police Station Mendhar, said an official.

He said police parties are raiding different location to nab the accused.