rawalpindi - Police arrested a man yesterday on the charges of raping a girl in Ali Town area, sources said.

The accused has been identified as Muzammil son of Abdul Hafeez.

According to sources, a girl namely Naila, resident of Rawalpindi and employee at a factory in I/10-3, told police that she was coming to home from job when Muzammil, a labourer at the same factory, dragged her in a cab, took her to a house in Ali Town and raped her. “He left me in DHQ Hospital after rape and fled,” she said in the complaint while seeking legal action against the accused.

Police sent the victim girl for medical test to DHQ Hospital while held Muzammil during a raid, sources said.

Sub-Inspector Asif Ali Shah said the accused would be produced before a court on Thursday.