Rajouri man who `eloped’ with minor girl traced in Maharashtra
Palghar, Mar 27 (PTI) A 22-year-old man from Jammu and Kashmir who had allegedly eloped with a 16-year-old girl was traced in Maharashtra’s Palghar district, police said here.
Zulfikar Mohammed Sadqiue Khatana had allegedly run away with the girl who hails from Rajouri on March 5, said a police official.
The couple were staying in Palghar.
Police from Jammu and Kashmir got a tip-off about their whereabouts and arrested Zulfikar earlier this week. The girl was rescued and both were taken back to the Union Territory, the official added.