Manipur, Jan. 21 -- The victim in her complaint stated that she was 14-year-old when she was allegedly raped by Md Sabir Ahamed by threatening her with dire consequences.

The Court of Special Judge (POCSO), Thoubal A Noutuneshwari Devi on Wednesday directed the officer-in-charge of Thoubal police station to register a criminal case in connection with an alleged rape case of a minor.

The OC was directed to register the case as per an application under section 33 (1) of Protection of Children from sexual offence Act, 2012 read with 156 CrPC.

A minor victim from Thoubal district had filed the application on January 18 under POCSO Act, 2012, praying to take cognisance of the offence allegedly committed by one Md Sabir Ahamed, 25, son of Md...