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On 9 March 2020 in late hours, Police Station Ram Munshi Bagh received a complaint from the parents of minor girl aged 9 years to the effect that in evening hours their minor daughter went to nearby provisional store to buy biscuits, the owner of the store namely Fazil Salim S/o Muhammed Salim Bhat R/0 Batwara, Srinagar allured her into his shop and raped her.
After receiving the complaint, a case FIR 20/2020 U/S 5/6 POCSO Act was registered in Police Station Ram Mushi Bagh Srinagar and investigation set into motion.
On the directions and guidance of Senior Superintendent of Police Srinagar, a police party headed by SHO Ram Munshi Bagh, Shri Nikhil Borkar- IPS (prob) under the supervision of SDPO Nehru Park Dr Sachit Sharma-JKPS and Superintendent of Police East Zone Srinagar Ms Sheema Nabi Qasba-IPS swung into action.
A Medical Board was immediately constituted to carry out medical examination of victim after taking consent from the parents of victim. Scene of crime was thoroughly examined by FSL team.
Within a day of receiving complaint, statement of victim u/s 164 CrPC was recorded before the lady magistrate and accused Fazil Salim was arrested.
All standard Operating procedures as mandated under POCSO Act are being followed professionally to ensure justice to minor girl and deter criminals from committing such a heinous crime.