Jammu, Nov 27: The Jammu and Kashmir Police arrested two people, including an Army jawan, and recovered kidnapped girls in different incidents in the Jammu region, police sources said here today.
''An Army jawan was arrested yesterday by the police from Srinagar, along with a girl, who was kidnapped by him a month ago from the Army Quarters in Tiger Division in Gandhi Nagar area here,'' police sources told UNI.
Based on a tip-off, the police party rushed to Srinagar and arrested the accused, identified as Imtiyaz Ahmed of Surankot, Poonch, who was posted in JAKLI in Srinagar and recovered the girl, the daughter of a Sudedar Major in the Army.
The girl, however, was sent to the family members after medical examination.
In another incident, the police arrested one person from Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, and recovered a Jammu-based tenth standard girl from him, kidnapped from posh Trikuta Nagar area.
''Police teams conducted a raid in Lucknow and arrested an accused, identified as Deepak Kumar, a resident of Amarnath of Nanpara, UP,'' police sources added.
Police swung into action after a complaint was lodged by the girl's father at Trikuta Nagar Police Station and rescued the girl from Deepak's clutches, they said.
A case under Section 363, RPC, has been registered against the him.