The incident happened last Wednesday when a car mechanic, a neighbour of the victim's family, allegedly lured the child into the toilet of a nearby school and sexually assaulted her.
The UNSC's Sanctions Committee 1267 made the declaration after China, which had blocked the proposal four times earlier, lifted its "technical hold" amidst intense pressure from the Security Council's other permanent members like the US, the UK and France.
The extra troops and other security measures, including a call to stockpile food and fuel, have shaken the Muslim-majority region.
In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on Thursday stressed "the need to use dialogue for maintaining peace, security and stability in the region."
India struck down a constitutional provision on Monday that granted special status to residents of Jammu and Kashmir state.
Pakistan’s parliament and top military commanders separately meet on Tuesday to ponder over the situation arising out of Indian decision revoking the special constitutional status of Occupied Jummu and Kashmir (J&K) through a presidential order.
Breaking his 24-hour silence, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday slammed the “abuse of executive power” in Jammu-Kashmir by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Imran Khan directed that all diplomatic channels be activated to expose brutal Indian racist regime, design and human rights violations.
A delegation of 12 leaders, including Rahul Gandhi, was detained soon after it landed at the Srinagar airport. They were made to wait at the airport before they were sent back by another flight to Delhi.