Hoshiarpur, Nov 30 (UNI) The district police today rescued a four-year-old boy from the captivity of a kidnapper by arresting the alleged abductor within hours.
According to SP Sushil Kumar, Shamsangam, son of a barber of Urmur Tanda was allegedly abducted by the kidnapper, identified as Inderjit Singh of Mewa Miani, while he was playing outside his house. But luckily, some of the residents including the family members of the the abducted boy noticed the kidnapping and immediately informed the police and started chasing the kidnapper.
The kidnapper boarded a private bus along with the child.
However, when he got down near Pul Pukhta he was overpowered by the police and the persons who were chasing him.
A case under section 364 of the IPC has been registered against the accused. The SP said that the kidnapper was under the alleged influence of liquor due to which his interrogation was delayed.