Srinagar Sept 11: Police on Sunday arrested a youth for allegedly raping a minor girl in Lal bazar area of Srinagar.

“One Accused namely Sajad Ali Sofi of Gulshanbagh, Lal bazar arrested for raping a minor girl of same locality (name withheld). In this regards FIR no 53/2022 under sections 376 of IPC and sections 3/4 of POCSO Act stands registered at Lal Bazar PS, ” a police spokesman said.