Baramulla: Police on Tuesday claimed to have recovered an abducted girl from Punjab and arrested the accused.
A Police official said that, Police station Kunzar received a complaint from Javed Ahmed Shah resident of Batpora Kunzer to the effect that his niece(name withheld) age around 15yrs was kidnapped by one Arjun Singh resident of Punjab on 18th of this month. On receiving the complaint, a case FIR 97/17, u/s 363 was registered in the police station Kunzer and investigation set into motion.
During the course of investigation it came to fore that the accused namely Arjun Singh, S/o Nirmal Singh, R/o khizarpore Mukeriyan Punjab with the help of Tasleema Begum, W/o Riyaz Ahmed Mir kidnapped the girl from Batpora Kunzer. On this a police party led by ASI Abdul rashid under the supervision of Prob DySP Waqar Yunis who is officiating as SHO kunzer was deputed to Punjab. After the strenuous and joint efforts with Punjab police, the police party of Kunzer police station arrested the accused and recovered the girl from his possession, the official said.
He said that the kidnapped girl was handed over to her parents after conducting the medical examination and other legal formalities. It is pertinent to mention here that 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 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 .