Accused flees police custody in Mendhar
Posted by WebDesk on 2nd August 2019
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Accused flees police custody in Mendhar

M S Nazki Poonch, Aug 02: (GNS) A 20-year-old accused of abducting a girl fled from police custody Friday in Mendhar area of Poonch district. Reports reaching GNS said that, the accused identified as Sudesh Kumar son of Chunu Ram a resident of Ramban had on Thursday last abducted a girl in Gursai area of the district. SDPO Mendhar Neeraj Padyar while confirming the incident told GNS that the accused had been arrested a day before, in connection with abduction of a girl. While the police had produced him before the Munsiff court for remand he somehow managed to give a slip to the cops accompanying him. An FIR number 57/2019 under section 366 RPC stands registered against the culprit at Police Station Gursai, Padyar said. We have launched a hunt to nab him, he said, adding a message has been passed on to other stations for help. Meanwhile, SSP Poonch Ramesh Angral told GNS that they have launched investigations into the incident. “Although no action has been initiated against the cops accompanying the culprit, he said adding we have launched investigations to find out as how the culprit managed to escape them.” We are on with our searches to catch the culprit, he added. (GNS)