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Dalit girl goes missing, family alleges kidnapping

Press Trust of India  |  Moga (Punjab) 

A 15-year-old dalit girl went missing from her home in Chughe Basti area here, with her family members alleging that she was abducted by a youth who wanted to marry her.

Victim's father said the teenager was found missing this morning when the family members woke up, police said.

In his FIR, the father accused a youth and his three family members of the same locality of being involved in his daughter's kidnapping, police said.

Search for the missing girl is on and a manhunt has been launched to nab the four accused who are absconding, police said.

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First Published: Fri, July 26 2013. 17:05 IST