As the city reposed itself on Sunday, a special operation conducted by Ms. Reena, Assistant Commandant lead the police to nab a human trafficker from the Pani Tanki- Bagdogra Road.
The authorities successfully rescued two girls from the clutches of an unidentified man who was driving the victims in a Tata Magic vehicle. Upon spot interrogation, the accused revealed the whereabouts of two more traffickers who were apprehended in a subsequent operation by the same team near Panitanki.
The two men pleaded guilty and revealed that the victims were en-route Delhi, where a man named ‘Anil’ receives them before they are sent to the Gulf countries. The apprehended along with the victims were turned to the custody of the Nepal Police in the presence of representatives from Maiti Nepal, an Anti- Human Trafficking NGO.