Kidnapped from Wadi, teenage boy rescued from MP

Nagpur: Five days after a 16-year-old boy was kidnapped from Wadi, Crime Branch of City Police traced and rescued the boy from Pachod police station area in Rajgadh district of Madhya Pradesh (MP). Harshit Pal, a resident of Mahadev Nagar, Lava, was kidnapped on Tuesday by Prince alias Sijuravindran and two others. Harshit was in the car when cops nabbed the accused in Pachod area.

The police will reach Nagpur on Monday morning with the accused and the boy. Earlier, police arrested Datta Gorle and one other from Wadi for helping Prince to kidnap the boy. Harshit went missing on Tuesday night. On Thursday, the family received a call from the kidnappers who demanded a ransom of Rs one crore.

Wadi police had registered the case under Section 363 of the Indian Penal Code and launched searches. About four teams of Crime Branch were searching for the accused in Madhya Pradesh since Thursday.

After locating the accused in Madhya Pradesh, DCP Detection Kadam and DCP Zone I Vivek Masal camped in Baitul for whole night to supervise the investigation. Harshit is the Std XII (Science) student of a school in Hingna.