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No arrests yet in kidnap attempt near Hooda’s house

More than 24 hours after the UT Police had registered an FIR on the complaint of a 35-year-old woman who alleged that an attempt to kidnap her was made and that her modesty was outraged near the residence of the Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda,the police officials are yet to make any arrests.

Written by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: April 4, 2013 2:08 am

More than 24 hours after the UT Police had registered an FIR on the complaint of a 35-year-old woman who alleged that an attempt to kidnap her was made and that her modesty was outraged near the residence of the Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda,the police officials are yet to make any arrests. According to the FIR,the registration number of the vehicle is HR-26Z-0007.

Though the police officials claim that they have traced the accused in Hisar and two officers have been sent to arrest the accused,no one has been arrested.

“The number falls in the jurisdiction of Gurgaon,but was transferred to an address in Hisar,” said a police official.

A 35-year-old woman,resident of Naya Gaon,has alleged kidnapping and assault with an intention of outrage her modesty by the driver of an SUV near the Haryana chief minister’s residence in the wee hours of Tuesday. A case was registered in Police station Sector 3 against the car bearing a Haryana registration number.

Sources in the police department said that the woman had nabbed the accused but,by the time the she could get any help,the accused managed to flee.

The incident took place at 3.45 am when the victim was strolling near the CM’s residence. According to the FIR,an unknown white-coloured SUV came and stopped near her. A person came out and started pulling her towards the car. The FIR reads,“The person was drunk and was forcing me to sit in the car. As I resisted,he started assaulting me and intended to outrage my modesty”.

According to the FIR,the woman had been attending to her brother who is admitted in PGI.

The victim was made to undergo a medical examination which confirmed injuries on her body,prima facie,due to assault. The victim told the police that she did not know the accused,however,she can identify him.

A case has been registered under Section 363 (kidnapping),323 (voluntarily causing hurt),354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

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