Police Tuesday said that it has recovered the girl who was abducted in Handwara from Delhi and also arrested the kidnapper within five days. A police spokesman told KNS in a statement that on Feb 10 a girl (name withheld) was kidnapped by Shoib Ahmad Sheikh son of Ghulam Nabi Sheikh with the assistance of Azad Ahmad. Police formed an investigation team headed by SHO Kralgund Azim Iqbal under the supervision of SP Handwara Ghulam Jeelani Wani. “The investigation team succeeded in tracing the kidnapper in Delhi. The kidnapper was held and the girl was also recovered. Further investigation revealed that mastermind behind the commission of offence was uncle of the kidnapper namely Hilal Ahmad Sheikh. Further investigation in this regard is going on,” the spokesman said, adding that FIR number 08/016 under section 366,109 RPC was registered in Police Station Kralgund.
2015 Kashmir Despatch