Gurgaon: Three unidentified men abducted a 17-year-old college student from outside her college last afternoon in full public view, the police said. However, the police managed to rescue the teenager and arrest all the three abductors.
Students crowd at a block of DSD College after a girl was kidnapped from outside the institution yesterday. Pic/PTI
According to video footage from a CCTV camera installed outside a nearby hotel, the kidnappers dragged the girl into a car outside D S D College on New Railway Road and sped away.
A few people ran after the car to help the woman, but could not succeed. A woman, resident of Sector 17, who was at the spot, informed the police control room about the incident.
Upon investigation, the college authorities told the police that the girl did not belong to the institution. The police, however, traced the girl and rescued her. Investigation revealed that the girl was acquainted with one of the kidnappers.
“We are questioning the accused. The victim is safe. More information regarding the incident will be shared after initial investigation,” Gurgaon CP Navdeep Singh Virk said.
Police sources claimed all three kidnappers belong to politically influential families.