Kidnapped minor girl rescued in Bongaigaon; 3 arrested
The minor girl, who was kidnapped on December 31, was rescued from a sar area in the Bongaigaon district on Wednesday.
DIBRUGARH: The minor girl, who was kidnapped on December 31, was rescued from a sar area in the Bongaigaon district on Wednesday. "The girl allegedly kidnapped from Duliajan-Dibrugarh has been recovered at Bongaigaon and would be reunited with family," tweeted Special DGP GP Singh.
Bharat Agarwal, father of the minor girl, said, "I thank Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and police for timely action in searching for my daughter." A 17-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped by a person in Duliajan in the Dibrugarh district on December 31. The girl has been identified as Jolly Agarwal of Duliajan while the person who allegedly kidnapped the minor girl have been identified as Jahidul Ali.
A missing complaint was filed by the girl's father in Duliajan Police station on January 1. "My daughter Jolly Agarwal went to Gogoi market for tuition at about 6 pm on December 31, but she didn't return. She didn't respond to our phone calls. Her mobile phone rang two times but she did not pick," Bharat Agarwal, father of the girl, stated in the FIR.
Chief Minister Sarma on Wednesday instructed the Dibrugarh police to investigate the kidnapping of the minor girl. Meanwhile, Dibrugarh police have arrested three persons in connection with the Duliajan abduction case. Police have arrested the brother of the main accused, Bodiul Jamal, his father Abdul Jalil of Kalgachia and maternal uncle, Babu Ali. Police are still searching for the main accused, Jahidul Ali. A case no 1/2023 u/s 366 IPC was registered at Duliajan police station.