APBN rescues abducted Indian girl; 1 arrested


An abducted Indian girl, who had been missing since last January 2022, was rescued by Armed Police Battalion (APBN) Uttara from a house under Tangi Pashcim Police Station on Thursday.


On January 20, an Indian citizen named Pradip Pal from North 24 Parganas district of West Bengle filed a case claiming that Bangladeshi citizen Kaushik Bishwas abducted his 14-year-old daughter Sreeja Pal and hid somewhere in Dhaka.


The Indian High Commission informed the Bangladesh foreign ministry which directed Bangladesh police to take immediate action about the matter.


Additional Superintendent of Police (Operation) Kazi Rubaiyat Rumi said that Sreeja Palwas was rescued from a house under Tongi West Police Station through a special operation of 11-APBN Uttara on Thursday and Kaushik Biswas was also arrested.


A case has been filed regarding the incident with Tangi West Police Station.


Source: United News of Bangladesh