12 year old girl raped in Baijnath of Himachal

Apr 11, 2018 15:00 | CrimeMishappenings

Dharamshala (Arvind Sharma) 11/04/18

A 12 year old girl is reported raped in Baijnath of Himachal. The SSP of Kangra Santosh Patial said in Dharamshala today,”One girl aged 12 years of the jurisdiction of police  station Baijnath of Kangra district of Himachal  reported that one person namely Dharmu of the same village committed rape with her about 5/6 days back.” SSP said that the  Victim in her report has informed that while she was sleeping alone in her home her neighbour  Dharmu  took her with him to his house at about 8/9 PM as she sometimes stays alone in the house and her father stays in the shop in the village. Victim reported that her mother has died.

Police has registered a Case under section 376 IPC and section 4 of POCSO ACT at Police Station  BAIJNATH. Patial said,”Accused will be arrested shortly. Investigation is going on. Dy.SP Baijnath and SHO Baijnath have been directed to conduct investigation on priority basis.”