Srinagar: Police’s SIT on Monday questioned principal of a private school, High School Islamia Educational Trust Trigam, in connection with the issuance of a Date of Birth (DOB) certificate in favour of a youth accused in gruesome rape of 3-year-old girl from sumbal area of norther Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
A senior police officer said that the principal, Ali Mohammad Thakur, was questioned regardinging Issuance of DOB, showing the accused as minor.
The Special Investigating Team (SIT), comprising SDPO Sumbal, SHO Sumbal and Sr.PO, was constituted last week to probe alleged rape of the minor girl.
“The age confirmation of accused will be determined on the basis of scientific medical test to be conducted by team of senior doctors,” the police had said.
The police have already arrested the accused and an FIR number 81/2019 under section 363/342/376 stand registered against him at Police Station Sumbal