Youth held under POCSO in Haryana

Youth held under POCSO in Haryana

Agency News

Kaithal, Mar 4 : Local police have arrested a 26 year-old youth of Nissing in Karnal from Amritsar under the POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) Act.

The arrested youth, identified as Kuldip Singh, was produced in a local court by Sadar police and taken on two days remand for further interrogation. According to police, the accused had lured a minor girl on the pretext of marrying her on January 25 night. The accused had come to the village to meet his relatives and took the girl along with him and later raped her.

After registration of case following investigation, police had raided a place in Uthiya village of Amritsar on February 28 and recovered the girl and after medical examination handed her over to her parents. (UNI)