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Girl rescued from North East express at Kokrajhar

A minor girl was rescued from the North East express train at Kokrajhar railway station here today.

Getting information, members of Kokrajhar based NGO Nedan foundation and security forces belonging to Kokrajhar police and CRPF carried out a rescue operation and rescued the girl. The alleged trafficker was also nabbed.  Sources said the girl was being taken by a youth identified as Deepak Singh of Uttar Pradesh. Singh was caught and handed over to the police. Angry mob who gathered at the railway station thrashed the alleged trafficker. He is admitted to Rupnath Brahma Civil hospital, KokrajharThe victim who is from a remote village in Chirang district said the accused promise her marriage. She said she had known him since the last couple of month.

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Reporting from Kokrajhar

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