Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Peren police arrest one for alleged rape

Peren police on Friday reportedly arrested one person on charges of rape of minor girl at New Jalukie, Peren district on May 5, 2022.
When contacted, SDPO Peren confirmed the incident and said the accused identified as one Rajibur Islam (18) was arrested by police on Friday and has been kept under police custody due to some security reasons.
Vehemently condemning the “gruesome rape” of a school girl, Zeliangrong Students’ Union, Nagaland (ZSUN) through its media cell said it was “deeply astonished” that such notorious act was meted out to one of its students, who was “physically assaulted and heartlessly raped.”
The union stated that such act perpetrated on an innocent girl must be publicly condemned by all the sensible citizens and should be labelled as “a cowardice act”.
ZSUN also urged upon the responsible authority to award befitting punishment to the accused for “such heinous crime”.
Further, pledging to fight till justice was served to the victim and her family, the union urged the responsible authority to take stern action as per the provision of law.