On Monday, two masked men allegedly abducted a 19-year-old girl from a gas pump in broad daylight in Gwalior, the poll-bound state of Madhya Pradesh, news agency ANI reported. CCTV footage of the incident quickly became popular on social media. The video shows two unidentified masked men violently lifting the woman and taking her away on a two-wheeler while witnesses stand silently by. According to the footage, one of the accused was wearing a helmet and the other had covered his face with a towel. After this the man gets down from the bike and forcefully makes the woman sit on the bike.
The incident was captured on video at the petrol station and a police investigation has begun.
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According to the police, two people riding a motorcycle kidnapped a woman from near Naka Chandravadni gas station in Gwalior.
Speaking to ANI, ASP Crime Hrishikesh Meena said, “A girl was kidnapped by two men riding a motorcycle today near Naka Chandravadni petrol station in Gwalior. Two police teams were formed to investigate the case. Our focus is on the girl.” “We are on a mission to locate and rescue her. The girl’s family, she is 19 years old.”
#Watch , Madhya Pradesh: A girl was kidnapped by two people riding a motorcycle near Naka Chandravadani Petrol Station in Gwalior today. Two police teams were formed to investigate the case. Our focus is to locate and rescue the girl. According to the girl’s family, she is 19 years old: Hrishikesh Meena, ASP… https://t.co/ePZttEW5pE pic.twitter.com/VxSl9oGtoN
– ANI MP/CG/Rajasthan (@ANI_MP_CG_RJ) 20 November 2023
The victim was a 19 year old BA student. According to NDTV, she is from Bhind area of Madhya Pradesh and was abducted minutes after she got off the bus at 8:50 am on Monday.
According to the magazine, the victim had gone to Bhind to celebrate Diwali with her family members and was waiting for her brother at the gas pump.