MARGAO: Maina-Curtorim police informed that an 11-year-old girl student from Salcete has been kidnapped. The police said that they cannot disclose the name of the victim girl and the accused involved in kidnapping her, however, said that efforts were on to arrest the accused.
PI Harish Madkaiker informed that based on the complaint lodged by the family members of the victim, offences under section 354 of IPC and section 8 of Goa Children’s Act have been registered against the accused.
Sources said that the incident took place on Monday morning. The
girl had left her house in a civil dress. The parents of the victim were under the impression that she would return back, however, since till evening she did not return home, a search was conducted by family members and thereafter the police were approached. NT
Based on the description of the victim, the police have sent wireless messages to the police stations all over Goa and the neighbouring states. It is said that a dispute had taken place between the family of victim girl and a neighbor.