Police on Wednesday arrested four youths for circulating obscene video of a girl which was shot forcibly by them in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Official sources disclosed to Srinagar based news agency Global News Service (GNS) that police have registered a case against the gang of youths including alleged kingpin Riyaz Ahmad Bhat of Wadipora. Confirming it, SP Handwara Jeelani Wani told GNS that a special team under the supervision of SDPO Mir Ifroz would be investigating the matter. He said the team would comprise of SHO Handwara Abdul Qayoom, Sub Inspector Masror Ahmad of Zachaldara and SI Abdul Majeed. “More arrests in the case were expected,” the officer said, adding, an FIR (No. 290) under Section 509 RPC and 67 IT Act has been lodged with police station Handwara. Meanwhile locals in Handwara and adjacent areas have hailed police action and have demanded stern action against the accused.
2015 Kashmir Despatch