Imam arrested for raping minor in Hamirpur - Hindustan Times
close_game
close_game

Imam arrested for raping minor in Hamirpur

By, Kanpur
Nov 29, 2023 08:22 PM IST

An imam has been arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl at a mosque in Hamirpur district. The imam took the girl to his room in the mosque and fled when others heard her screams. The girl is now in the hospital.

An imam has been arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl at a mosque, in Hamirpur district, police said. Circle officer Rajesh Kamal said an FIR was registered against imam, identified as Muntazir Alam, who has been charged with rape and under the provisions of the Prevention Of Children from Sexual Offences Act by the police in the district’s Kuraur area.

Imam arrested for raping minor in Hamirpur
Imam arrested for raping minor in Hamirpur

The girl had gone to the mosque with her cousins to learn Arabic and Udru from the imam.

Hindustan Times - your fastest source for breaking news! Read now.

Alam allegedly took the girl to his room in the mosque where he raped her. As her screams drew the attention of the others, the imam ran away.

The girl was taken to her house from where she was shifted to a hospital. Her father, a truck driver, was in Banda district at the time of the incident.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE ON
Share this article
SHARE
Story Saved
Live Score
OPEN APP
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Follow Us On