JALUKBARI, July 27, 2017 – As instances of rape, trafficking and various other criminal cases have been on the rise due to the flood situation that sees no signs of improvement, culprits have been seizing this as an opportunity to implement their evil actions under the garb of situation that fails to see the light of the day.
In a shocking incident, one Rakesh Ranjan (35) of Lankeswar, Jalukbari allegedly kidnapped his four-year-old daughter last night in a bid to sell her at Siliguri. According to sources, Rakesh, a drug addict, demanded money from his wife last night. When she refused, he snatched his daughter and told his wife that he would sell her in Siliguri. His wife immediately dialled telephone number 100 and informed the police.
Rakesh was intercepted and arrested from ISBT by Gorchuk police and handed over to Jalukbari Police Outpost. The minor was also recovered. Police have registered a case against the accused under Section 369 of IPC for kidnapping and criminal conspiracy.
TNT News with inputs from TOI