Police recover kidnapped Anantnag girl, arrest accused

Srinagar, Jun 13: Jammu and Kashmir Police recovered a 17-year-old girl, who was allegedly kidnapped on June 9 from south Kashmir district of Anantnag, and arrested the accused in Jammu.
A police spokesperson said that on June 9, one person (name withheld) lodged a written complaint in police station Achabal, stating therein that his daughter was abducted by person.
A case was registered and investigation was taken up, he said. “During the course of investigation, police flashed a message to all police units and also used technology to trace the abducted girl,” he said.
He said after following various leads and conducted several raids; police was finally able to pinpoint the location of kidnapper and the abducted girl.
“A police team raided the location in Jammu and recovered the girl and also arrested the accused,” he said.
He said after completing all the legal formalities, the girl was handed over to her relatives.