Jammu: Crime Branch of Jammu Kashmir Police has arrested the son of mastermind involved in the rape and murder of 8-year-old girl of Kathua.

The detainee has been identified as Vishal.

Vishal is the son of Sanji Ram, the mastermind in the horrifying crime rape and murder case.

The accused was detained from Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, sources said.

Ashifa Bano was kidnapped on January 10 and her dead body was found on January 17 in Kathua.

A sub inspector, head constable, two Special Police Officers have also been arrested by the Crime Branch so far.