Kathua gang-rape case: SC dismisses plea by accused seeking CBI probe, says no fit case to interfere in ongoing investigation
The accused in the Kathua gang rape and murder case filed the plea to the Supreme Court on grounds that the probe conducted earlier was allegedly motivated.
Kathua rape case: Activist-lawyer who appeared on behalf of victim's family arrested on rape charge in J&K's Pulwama district
A social activist and lawyer who appeared in the case of the rape and murder of an eight-year-old Bakerwal girl in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district, has been arrested by police on the charge of rape.
Kathua rape case: Police finds inconsistencies in birth certificate of accused 'juvenile', court to hear matter on 6 June
The affidavit also has findings of the medical board which was constituted after the crime branch found inconsistencies in the age of the juvenile, who remains unnamed because of his minor status and whose case is being heard by the Juvenile Board in Kathua.
The trial in the gruesome Kathua rape and murder case begins on Monday against eight accused who allegedly held an eight-year-old girl in captivity in a small village temple in Kathua district for a week in January this year