GHAZIABAD: Police have rescued a 4-year-old boy, who had been kidnapped, from Sitamarhi in Bihar and also arrested the kidnapper.
The accused and the child were produced before the district court in Sitamarhi which allowed Loni border police's plea seeking transit remand of the accused. On May 27, the father of the victim had lodged a complaint accusing one Zameer-ul-Seikh alias Mehtab of kidnapping his son Shameem on May 26, SHO, Loni Border police station, Virender Yadav said.
Acting upon the complaint, a police team was sent to Oralhia village of Sitamarhi, he said. The team raided the hideout of Mehtab with the help of the local police and rescued the kidnapped child, he said. The SHO said the police also recovered two mobiles and the ransom amount which the father of the victim had deposited in the bank account of the accused.