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Stalking: Footage shows car being chased by SUV

Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

Footage from five CCTV cameras was retrieved by police which is probing the alleged stalking of an IAS officer's daughter by a leader's son and his friend, officials said.

Meanwhile, purported CCTV visuals surfaced showing a car being followed by the SUV. However, the faces of the persons occupying the vehicles or their registration numbers were not clearly visible in the 11-second long footage which was aired by several channels.

Police officials, however, said that they had retrieved the footage from five CCTV cameras.

"We are analysing the CCTV footages," said SSP Eish Singhal.

The woman, daughter of a bureaucrat, had called up the police on Friday night complaining that two youth were chasing her along a stretch of over five km.

chief Subhash Barala's son Vikas (23) and Ashish Kumar (27) were arrested for allegedly stalking the woman. However, both were released later on bail as they were booked under bailable sections of the IPC and the

Opposition parties have accused the police of working under pressure. The woman in her complaint had said that she felt there was an attempt to kidnap her.

"To me it was very clear that that these boys intended to abduct me and even tried to open the door," she said in her complaint.

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First Published: Tue, August 08 2017. 20:57 IST