The 24-year-old daughter of a retired deputy superintendent of police (DSP) from Border Security Force (BSF) was kidnapped by unidentified men here in Hisar on Saturday night.
Family members came to know about the matter when they received a call from their daughter’s mobile phone and an unidentified person asked her family members to give them Rs 20 lakh as ransom.
An FIR has been registered at the city police station. “My daughter went to buy clothes from the market on her scooter. We then received a call from her mobile phone that she had been kidnapped and that if we want our daughter back we should come with Rs 20 lakh to Jind road,” Shakuntala Devi said.
“I informed my husband, who further informed the police. Investigation into the matter has begun,” Shakuntala said in her FIR.
When contacted, superintendent of police (SP) Hisar, Ashwin Shenvi confirmed the matter and said, “Five teams have been formed to solve the case. Two teams from CIA-staff, two special staff and one of SHO city teams are investigating the matter. Police will arrest the accused soon.”