In a shocking incident, one Siddharth Kashyap (24) has been arrested for eloping with a girl from Azara to Allahabad and keeping her under house arrest. According to police, who rescued the girl from Allahabad on May 29, Kashyap also demanded Rs 1 crore to marry her.
The girl, who is a resident of Mirzapur under Azara Police Station, went missing on May 15 from her residence. Failing to trace her, the family members registered a missing complaint with the Azara Police. Later after few days when the girl managed to contact her family back in Azara, they were shocked to know the truth.
As per reports, Kashyap first befriended the victim on the Facebook. As the friendship grew stronger, the boy professed his love for the girl, which she is accepted. Later, the boy convinced the victim to elope with him for marriage. When the boy-girl reached Allahabad, the boy kept the girl under house arrest.
The girl shared that the boy harassed and mentally tortured her. The victim also told her family members that the boy will marry her only if she pays him Rs 1 crore.
Desperate to get their daughter back, the family agreed to pay Rs 7 lakh and accordingly intimated the Azara Police. The police planned a trap to nab the criminal.
On May 28, the family members along with a police party reached Allahabad.
On May 29, the boy along with the girl reached a pre-decided area to receive the money from the victim’s family members. The police also reached the spot in their civvies.
The moment the boy reached the spot, the police team apprehended him and recued the girl.
Kashyap is now being interrogated in Azara Police Station and a case has been registered.