Jammu & Kashmir

Minor rescued hours after being kidnapped from hospital in Kishtwar, abductor arrested

Armed forces personnel deployed in Kishtwar. [File Photo]

Kishtwar: Police in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kishtwar district arrested a woman for kidnapping a six-month-old from a hospital.

The child was kidnapped from the district government hospital in Kishtwar, police rescued him and also nabbed the woman abductor, officials said.

Police had earlier in the day said a burqa-clad woman had kidnapped the baby boy and had circulated the alleged kidnapper’s pictures which they obtained from CCTV footage. They had also announced a reward of Rs 10,000 for those helping them in tracing the child.

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