The incident of attempted murder and abduction of a minor girl had taken place a few days back within the limits of Ulhasnagar Police Station. A case of abduction and rape under Pokso has been registered against the accused at Ulhasnagar police station.
The incident was being investigated by Ulhasnagar Police and Crime Branch. Santosh Sayanna, a criminal on police records, had assaulted a minor at Titwala police station and had been absconding since then. A few days later, he abducted a minor girl.
The Ulhasnagar Crime Branch was working day and night to nab the accused. The accused was not being investigated as he did not have a mobile phone. Again, based on the information received by the crime branch officials from the undercover informants,
From Baroda in Gujarat, a Crime Branch team handcuffed Santosh and arrested the abducted minor girl.
Accused Santosh has so far been charged with serious offenses like robbery, attempted murder and rioting. A case of rape has been registered against the accused under Pokso on the basis of information provided by the Ulhasnagar police after the crime branch handed over the accused to the abducted minor girl.