A man was arrested in Tangmarg’s Kunzer area in Baramulla district for allegedly raping a minor girl and burying an infant in the north Kashmir area.
Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a few local residents spotted a man suspiciously carrying something towards the graveyard. “upon being questioned, he told the locals that a Quran Shareef had burnt down, so he was going to the graveyard to bury the holy book,” they said.
The locals suspected a lie and upon further investigating they found that the man had buried an infant child. “The locals informed the Police who started an investigation into the incident,” the said.
Police said that during the course of the investigation a man who was living in the Kunzer area had been raping a minor girl who also delivered a baby. “To hide the crime from the world, the man got the infant delivered from a private clinic and buried it in a graveyard silently,” Police said.
The Police have registered an FIR in this regard vide the number 115/ 2022 in Police station Kunzer under the relevant sections of law. More arrests are expected in this case,” the official said.