Minor friends kidnap and kill businessman’s only son for ransom of Rs. 15 lakhs
6th November 2019
Ganjbasoda/Bhopal, November 6, 2019 (Muslim Saleem): Four minors and a 19-year-old youth kidnapped a 12-year-old boy from his own neighborhood to collect a ransom of Rs 15 lakh after watching the South Indian film DJ. When the boy tried to run away, they killed him. The police have arrested the five accused. The body of Pawan, the 12-year-old son of a well-known catering businessman Narayan Singh Kushwaha of Karma Devi Crossroads resident, has been recovered by the police from a field farm in Gamakar village. Pawan came out of the house on Monday afternoon to play with a bicycle. When he did not return home by evening, the family started searching for him. Someone came to know that he was seen walking with a minor friend of his own from the locality. When asked about Pawan from friend, he did not tell anything. At night, the family lodged a case of Pawan’s abduction at the police station. Police have arrested 19-year-old Ajay Chidar and four minor accused after investigation. According to Virender Marscole, the police station in-charge, all of them confessed that Pawan was kidnapped for ransom. He took him to an isolated farm in Gamakar as an excuse to roam. Pawan finds out that he has been kidnapped. When he tried to run away, he stoned his head. He fell unconscious due to bleeding. Seeing this, the accused got nervous and tied him on a bicycle and slammed it in a field filled with water. Pawan was the only brother among four sisters. He was a Class 6 student at New Scholars Public School. There was a plan to kidnap another child The accused mostly watched criminal films. He had seen South’s film DJ several times. This was followed by a conspiracy to kidnap two children. According to the police, if they had success, they would have committed another incident. By kidnapping, the accused wanted to raise more and more money.