In a shocking video, two men were seen forcibly pushing a girl into a car at Delhi’s Mangolpuri flyover, news agency IANS reported. The incident was recorded on camera by passerbys, however, no one came to help the girl who was clearly overpowered by her male companions. The video of the incident soon went viral on social media. Taking note of the incident, Delhi police took suo moto action and traced the girl and her two male friends. The incident had happened late on Saturday night. DCP of Outer Delhi Harender Kumar Singh said that they got a PCR call regarding this by an onlooker after which an FIR under section 365 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) was lodged and teams were formed to look into it.
A dramatic video of a girl being kidnapped by two – three occupants of a car from Outer #Delhi‘s Mangolpuri has surfaced on social media. pic.twitter.com/ppUlshVVYD— IANS (@ians_india) Mar 19, 2023
The cab owner was identified as Deepak, a resident of Gurugram and a team was sent to his house. Police learned this car was sold to many persons and was also being used by many drivers. The drivers used to take bookings through Ola.
“Finally, we traced the last driver who was operating it. He told us he got a booking from Rohini to Vikaspuri by a girl and two boys. On the way they had a fight. We traced the girl and the boys on the basis of They told us that due to an altercation the girl got down the car and her friend forcefully got her back into the car,” the official said.
The police said that they were counseling the girl and as per her statement will decide the future course of action.