Jammu, Sep 30 (PTI) A man, wanted in a rape case, was arrested from Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir after a year-long hunt, police said on Sunday. Also Read - PM Modi Continues Tradition, Reaches J&K’s Rajouri to Celebrate Diwali with Army Jawans

Surinder Singh, a resident of Kanchi Mohar in Rajouri district, was evading arrest after a rape case was lodged against him at a police station last year, a police official said. Also Read - Rajouri: A Scenic Town in J&K That Looks Straight Out of a Painting

Singh was arrested by a special police team, which had specific information about his presence in Katra township of Reasi district on Saturday. Also Read - Pakistan Violates Ceasefire Violation Along LoC in J&K's Nowshera Sector

He was brought to Rajouri and lodged in a lock-up, the police official added.

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