Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir police on Friday said that they have arrested an accused person for allegedly sexually harassing a minor in Nowgam area of Srinagar.
A police official said that one person from Shalina area approached Nowgam police station with a written complaint that his 9-year-old child was sexually harassed by one Adil Ali Ganai of Shalina.
He said that taking cognizance of the matter police arrested the accused person immediately.
The official said that police have initiated an investigation into the matter and were ascertaining the facts.
He said that a case FIR No. 71 under section 342, 376 IPC, 06 POSCO ACT has been registered in this regard at police station Nowgam. (KNO)