‘Abducted’ Minor Recovered From Punjab, Abductor Held

Baramulla—Jammu and Kashmir police Tuesday claimed to have arrested a native of Punjab and recovered a minor girl from his possession in Punjab whom he had allegedly kidnapped from Batpora-Kunzar of Baramulla district,

The arrest of the abductor and recovery of the kidnapped girl came in the wake of strenuous and joint efforts with Punjab police, a police spokesman told Kashmir Wire.

The spokesman said on November 18, one Javid Ahmad Shah, a resident of Batpora- Kunze came to the police station Kuner with a complaint  that his  niece aged around 15 years was kidnapped by one Arjun Singh of Punjab.

He said a case (FIR 97/2017 under section 363 was registered in this regard and a police team led ASI Abdul Rashid was deputed to Punjab.

The spokesman said the kidnapped girl was handed over to her parents after conducting the medical examination and other legal formalities.

Giving details, the spokesman said, during the course of investigation it came to fore that the accused namely Arjun Singh, son of Nirmal Singh, a resident of Khizarpore Mukeriyan Punjab with the help of Tasleema Begum, maternal aunt of the girl, abducted her from Batpora Kunzer.

The abettor Tasleema Begum who happens to be the maternal aunt of kidnapped girl was booked under section 109 RPC for the abetment to offences under section 363/376 RPC, the spokesman said.

He said the people of the area have expressed gratitude and hailed the role of Police for recovering the kidnapped minor girl from outside the state within shortest possible time.  (Kashmir Wire)

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