Police recovers kidnapped minor girl in Budgam
Accused person arrested
Srinagar: Police in Budgam recovered a kidnapped minor girl within 12 hours and arrested the accused person involved in the commission of crime, a police spokesman said.
He said that police in Magam received a written complaint from one person stating therein that his minor daughter was kidnapped by a person identified as Rafeeq Ahmed Malla resident of Kongamdara Pattan.
Accordingly, a case vide FIR No. 218/2021 under relevant sections of law was registered at Police Station Magam and investigation was initiated, the spokesman said.
He said that during the course of investigation, a team was constituted to trace and rescue the kidnapped girl. Acting on specific leads and by utilizing all available means, the team was able to recover the kidnapped girl from Archandrahama area of Magam and arrest the accused person involved in the commission of crime within 12 hours after complaint was received. He has been shifted to Police Station Magam where he remains in custody.
After fulfilling all medico-legal formalities, the girl has been handed over to her legal heirs. Further investigation into the matter is in progress, the spokesman added.