A score of students of Amar Singh College demonstrated against the rape of a minor and hurled stones at the security personnel.
Police have arrested one Tahir Ahmad Mir in connection with the case.
Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Satya Pal Malik directed the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to complete the investigation on a fast track so that the culprit is brought to justice.
A separate inquiry has also been ordered to check the veracity of the age of the accused.
The Governor has also requested the general public to maintain peace and harmony, assuring them that the administration is taking each and every step for maintaining law and order.
Malik has appealed to the people not to pay no heed to rumours and said the defiant will be dealt with strictly as per the law.
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