Hundreds of locals from Chaliwaan Chattybandi Aragam staged a protest in front of DDC office Bandipora, demanding that Wilayat Khan should be hanged till death for raping his own daughter.
The girl, a resident of Aragam Bandipora, consumed some poisonous substance at her home after being allegedly raped by her own father. She was rushed to a hospital, where she died.
The friends of the victim demanded swift and stern action against the culprit.
Police after receiving compliant had taken the body to Bandipora Hospital for conducting postmortem and the accused father has been arrested.
A Senior police officer confirmed the incident and said that they have registered an FIR and the accused father has been arrested.