Incident Reports

Two Indian nationals arrested from Saptari for attempting to kidnap minor girl


Madhes, Saptari, Hanumannagar Kankalini, Ward 9

Police have arrested two Indian nationals on the charge of attempting to kidnap an 8-year-old girl in Hanumannagar Kankalini-9 of Saptari.

The arrested have been identified as 22-year-old Amir Jha of Supaul Bairiyaghat in Bihar State of India and 20-year-old Ananda Goswami. The arrested duo tried to kidnap the girl on a bicycle while other members of her family were occupied informed inspector Kamal Kumar Lungeli of Area Police Office Hanumannagar.

Locals who saw the girl travelling with the two arrested men inquired her about them and informed her uncle after finding that they were kidnapping her. The locals also beat the two. Police have started further investigation in to the incident by taking the two into custody, informed DSP Tilak Bharati of District Police Office Saptari.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Abduction
Weapons None
Primary Cause Kidnapping for ransom
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Abducted 1
Female Abducted 1
Youth Abducted 1
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