Kidnapping of a one and a half year old child of a widow living on the footpath at Ruwala Tekra in Surat
Updated: Jan 23rd, 2023
– A 40-year-old woman, who had been staying close to the widow for fifteen days and used to play with the child every day, was abducted.
– Police started investigation based on CCTV footage: Crime Branch also joined the investigation
Surat, Dated 23 January 2023, Monday
Mahidharpura police have started an investigation on the basis of CCTV footage after the incident of abduction of a one-and-a-half-year-old child of a widow living on the footpath at Ruwala Tekra in Surat. is
According to police sources, 40-year-old Shardaben Dhirubhai Devipujak, a native of Bhavnagar, who came to Surat three years ago to treat her husband for throat cancer, 40-year-old Shardaben Dhirubhai Devipujak, became a mother of a child again one and a half years ago, lost her husband too. Along with her four children, she used to live on the footpath outside Vishnu Jewellers, Haripura Main Road, and sold her teeth on the pavement. 15 days ago, a woman used to come to her place and sit next to her all day, asking her name, said Rekha. Rekha used to play with Shardaben’s children and used to take them to drink tea from a nearby tea lorry. So Shardaben had faith in her.
Meanwhile, last Saturday at eight o’clock in the morning, Rekha came to Shardaben and started playing with her youngest one-and-a-half-year-old daughter, Imli, sitting next to her. Shardaben asked Rekha to take care of her daughter and returned to the bathroom. Shardaben did not follow her as if she had taken her for tea-breakfast and got busy selling her jewelry. However, Rekha did not return even after a long time. After informing other members and searching, due to trust in Rekha, they only reported to Mahidharpura police and did not file any complaint.
But even yesterday, despite waiting for the whole day, Rekha did not return and despite searching for her, she was not found, finally, Shardaben lodged a complaint of kidnapping against Rekha in Mahidharpura police station. The police have conducted a search for Rekha based on the CCTV footage of the spot. Crime Branch is also investigating. has joined