Guwahati, April 13, 2019
The Chennai police rescued a missing minor girl from Tripura. As per media reports, the girl, a Class VIII student, went missing from Aminjikarai on March 15th, 2019.
The victim had gone to a shop in Aminjikarai area and didn’t return home even after more than three hours. Wasting no time, the girl’s father lodged a complaint at the Aminjikarai police station and since then a massive search operation was launched to trace the girl.
Preliminary investigation revealed that she was allegedly kidnapped by a 25-year-old man, who lived in a house across the street. The girl later had told the police that the man had promised her of marriage and on March 15th, 2019, she eloped with him.
Currently, the man is in judicial custody and have booked under the POCSO Act.