Thursday, November 05, 2009
GANGTOK, November 5: A seven year old boy is reported to have been kidnapped by a woman posing as his mother from Rangpo Junior High school on November 2.
The missing boy, Arpit Sharma had gone to school as usual in the morning but did not returned back in the evening. The guardians contacted the school authorities who informed that boy had been taken away from the school at around 10:30 am by ‘his mother’.
The ‘mother’ it turns out to be was an imposter.
A woman posing as the mother took away Arpit from the school with an excuse for medical treatment at Singtam district hospital, the guardians of the missing boy said in their written complaint to Rangpo police station.
The parents of Arpit stay outside the State for their work and had left their son entrusted to the care of his grandparents.
We have asked the parents and other relatives whether that Arpit landed up with them but he has not gone to them, said Dinesh Sharma, the uncle of the missing boy requesting the police to investigate on the case of the missing boy.
Till now it is learnt that the boy had been spotted in Singtam but no other information have filtered down leading to the suspicion that Arpit may have been kidnapped