KATHUA, Sept 12: Rajbagh police arrested an absconding rape accused.
As per police sources, on specific information, a team from Police Station Rajbagh conducted raid and arrested an absconder, who was at large since August 9 this year.
The accused has been identified as Balbir Kumar, son of Roli Ram, a resident of Salalpur Marheen.
He was involved in a case registered under FIR Number 194/18 under Section 323 and 376 RPC with Police Station Rajbagh. His two associates involved in the rape case identified as Kulwinder Kumar alias Nanku, son of Paras Ram and Ganesh, son of Daulat Ram of Salalpur Marheen were arrested by the police within 48 hours of the incident but Balbir was evading his arrest and has been finally apprehended by the police.
Further investigation into the case is going on.