Eight Jarawa Girls Kidnapped and Taken to Hiren Tikrey
FIR against Seven Persons Registered at PS, Kadamtala
In a shocking incident, in two Dinghies, 8 Jarawa girls were kidnapped from Jao Khana, Tirur and taken to Hiren Tikrey by seven persons belonging to Tirur area. After prolonged search in Hiren Tikrey, the Jarawa girls alongwith the seven culprits were located.
A case has been registered against the seven including one Sujoy and all of them have been placed under arrest in Kadamtala Police Station. However, it is not clear what charges have been pressed against them. Further details are awaited.
It is learnt from highly placed sources that the Jarawa girls were taken a couple of days ago, and based on reliable information, a search team located the culprits along with the Jarawa girls from Hiren Tikrey.
It is also learnt that some Jarawa youth thrashed the culprits.
Earlier too, many complaints of sexual exploitation of Jarawas by a group of settlers including Sujoy belonging to Tirur area were reported.