Kasargod, May 22: A girl was rescued from the cluthes of a group who abducted her in broad daylight from her residence at Alampady last week. She was found in Badiadka on Wednesday, May 21. In connection to the incident, the police team led by DySP T P Ranjith arrested six persons.
Saleem (29), the girl’s ex-lover Hakim (27), a resident of Alampady, Ashraf (23), a resident of Anangoor, Farooq (28) from Nalamail, Hussain alias Sudu (33) from Anangoor and Musoorilah (21) from Alampady are the persons who were arrested. It is learnt that Sudu is also an accused in the murder attempt on Jyotish that occurred a few months ago.
The girl, a resident of Alampady, was taken away by force from her house when her family members had gone to the mosque for Friday prayers.
Sources said that the girl and Hakim were in love for some time. However, the girl later ended the relationship and her marriage was fixed with somebody else. Angered by this, Hakim planned to abduct her, said the police.
The police who received the information that the girl was taken to Badiadka, they traced the girl at Badiadka on Wednesday night and arrested Hakim. The other five accused were arrested later based on the information given by Hakim.
E V Ravindran, Police sub-inspector, Rajashekaran, Pradeep Chavara, Sinos Siriak, Shaju Manjeshwar and Sunil Abraham participated in the operation.