Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir police claimed to have recovered a kidnapped girl and arrested the person involved in the commission of crime in south Kashmir’s Kulgam
In a statement, police spokesperson said, “Police Station Kulgam received a complaint from a person stating that his daughter was kidnapped by one individual identified as Suhail Ahmad Sheikh son of Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh resident of Nonmai Yaripora. Accordingly, a case FIR No. 232/2020 under relevant sections of law was registered in Police Station Kulgam and investigation was initiated,”
During the course of investigation a team headed by SHO Kulgam was constituted. Acting on specific leads, the team was able to recover the kidnapped girl and arrested the accused person involved in the commission of crime. He has been shifted to PS Kulgam where he remains in custody, the statement added.
After fulfilling all medico-legal formalities, the girl has been handed over to her legal heirs. Investigation into the matter is in progress.
Swift action by police against anti-social elements has been appreciated by the locals. Community members are requested to cooperate with police in curbing social crimes in their neighbourhood. They can share information pertaining to social crimes with police. We reassure the community members that our efforts in curbing social crimes shall continue.