Minor abducted, raped in Anantnag; two held

Police have arrested two youth for abducting and raping a minor girl in the Anantnag district.

The incident came to the fore when railway police were conducting a routine track clearance. They spotted a girl and two boys in a railway hut.

During questioning, it was revealed that two youths abducted the girl when she was on way to her home on Tuesday

The accused have been identified as Danish Ahmad Rather and Mukhtar Ahmad Rather. A case has been registered and further investigations have been taken up.

The girl was handed over to the family after completing medico-legal formalities. The accused have been shifted to Police station Wanpoh for further investigation.