On February 10, acting on a tip-off from one member of Eyes and Ear Scheme, the team of PS Lodhi Colony, South District solved one sensational kidnapping case of a 7-yr-old boy and rescued the boy safely from the clutches of kidnappers. One lady kidnapper namely Radha and her associate Bhajan Singh, resident of Amba, District Muraina (M P), aged 20 yrs was arrested.
On February 9 a case was filed at Lodhi Colony on complaint of Balram Gautam regarding kidnapping of his nephew aged 7 years from outside Sai Baba Mandir, Lodhi Road in the afternoon of February 8. Keeping in view the gravity of the case, a team under supervision of ACP Defence Colony B.S. Rana and led by SHO Lodhi Colony, comprising ASI Vijay, Ct Mannu and Ct Saket was constituted to trace the kidnapped boy. The police team immediately sprung into the action and started gathering human and technical information in the case. During this exercise, while the police team was checking CCTV footage of Sai Baba Mandir, in one of the footage a lady was seen carrying the boy in her lap. After developing photographs of the footage all the team members started searching the boy in the vicinity around Sai Mandir.
At this time one lady, a resident of Lodhi Road and a member of Eyes & Ear Scheme of PS. Lodhi Colony informed the police that she had seen a lady carrying the kidnapped child. She also informed that one man was with that lady and she can identify both of them.
On Feb. 10 at around 4:30 pm that lady informed ASI Vijay to come near Sai Baba Mandir, where Bhandara is being distributed. When ASI Vijay, Ct Mannu and Ct Saket reached there, they found the lady talking to a man. The police team immediately apprehended the man identified as Bhajan Singh who initially denied having knowledge of the kidnapping of the boy but on sustained interrogation he admitted his involvement in the kidnapping. He also informed that the boy was taken away by his Bhabhi, namely Radha and that the kidnapped boy had been confined in their jhuggi near MTNL building near Jangpura Metro Station.
The police team immediately raided the jhuggi of the accused and rescued the kidnapped boy. Relatives of the rescued boy were called who identified the victim.