Abducted girl recovered, accused arrested: Police

Police on Thursday said it recovered a kidnapped girl and arrested the accused within 12 hours of the incident.

A police spokesperson said that a local Bashir Ahmad lodged a complaint stating that his daughter has been kidnapped by one Adil Ahmad Langoo of Habakadal.

“Acting swiftly on the complaint, police recovered the kidnapped girl and also arrested the accused within 12 hours,” a spokesman said in a statement.

Meanwhile Police organized a meeting with people at Nishat police station here.

The meeting, chaired by Station House Officer, Nishat, was attended by prominent citizens of adjacent areas of Nishat, the spokesperson said.

“The main aim of the meeting was to facilitate interaction with citizens and allow their participation in community policing, and to provide them with an opportunity to voice their concerns freely,” he said