Women rescued, abduction bid foiled in Barpeta

Sohidul Islam

Baghbar (Barpeta), November 7: Two women were rescued from being abducted by two men in Baghbar in Barpeta on Tuesday.

The culprits have been identified as Rockybul Alom and Usmaan Ali, hailing from Kalkajia and Bhera village respectively.

As per reports, the culprits came in an ambulance (AS01H-5818) with a motive to abduct the women but the bid was foiled after the locals saw them and saved the women. As per the locals, a woman was also present in the ambulance. The identify of the woman is yet to be ascertained.

Enraged by the act, the people damaged the ambulance and later handed the two men to the police.

An FIR has been registered in the Baghbar Police Station and investigation regarding the matter is going on.

Meanwhile, the locals are suspecting it to be a case of human trafficking.