Cop’s bail plea rejected in rape case in Karachi
Karachi: A sessions court dismissed the bail application of a policeman in a rape case. Head constable Rana Tasleem along with his accomplices has been charged with allegedly kidnapping a 14-year-old girl within the remit of the Korangi Industrial Area police station in 2007 and subjecting her to sexual assault.
The accused through his lawyer moved the application seeking bail in the case. However, the additional district and sessions judge (east) Chaudhry Waseem Iqbal dismissed the plea after hearing both sides.
The case was registered under Sections 376 (punishment for rape), 365 (kidnapping with intent secretly and wrongfully to confine person) and 34 (common intention) of the Pakistan Penal Code on a complaint of victim`s mother.