Two involved in abduction of nine children in MP arrested

Last Updated: Friday, February 15, 2013 - 22:08

Chhattarpur (MP): Two persons were arrested for their alleged involvement in the kidnapping of nine children from the Kutia Dam forest area here, police said on Friday.
The kidnapping took place on February 7 in Arora village under Bijawar Police Station. However, police managed to secure their release two days later only and since then was looking for the miscreants.

Both the accused --Pramod Dube and his associate Pavan Choube were arrested last night, Chhattarpur`s Superintendent of Police, Shriyas told reporters here.

Police had announced a reward of Rs 25,000 on Pramod and Rs 10,000 on Pavan.

A 315 bore rifle, a country-made pistol, five live cartridges and a mobile phone were recovered from their possession.

During interrogation, Pramod revealed that a number of persons in the area including Munna Tiwari, Rajkumar Tiwari, Rajesh Shukla and Manoj Bhatnagar provided him money and vehicles when he was absconding, the SP said.

He also admitted that he had planned the kidnapping of children in connivance with Arvind Shukla of Bijawar.

Rajesh Shulka is a prominent Congress leader from Bijwar and had unsuccessfully contested the last Assembly election on the Congress ticket, the SP said.

Police said that those who have helped Pramod will also be booked under relevant sections of the IPC.

PTI



First Published: Friday, February 15, 2013 - 22:08

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