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Trafficked Odisha woman rescued from UP, hunt on for another


Reported by Malay Ray
Sundargarh, Feb 7:

Police have rescued a missing woman from Balisankara village under Talsara police station in Odisha’s Sundargarh district from a house at Indrapuram in Ghaziabad of Uttar Pradesh and are on the lookout for another woman missing from the district.

RAPEActing on a complaint lodged by Duryodhan Naik that his daughter Jayamati (21) was lured away by Govind Oram of his village to Delhi on October 29 last year with a promise to provide her a good job. However, on reaching Delhi, he later sold away Jayamati to a person.

He also said his daughter had telephoned her cousin on December 31 and had requested to rescue her.

Acting on the complaint, Talsara police, during investigation, came to know that Jayamati was working as a domestic help in a house at Indrapuram in Ghaziabad area.

Under the direction of Sundargarh SP R Prakash, a rescue team, led by Laxmidhar Pradhan, Sub Inspector of Talsara Police station and two other members— S Barsatia of Integrated Anti-Human Trafficking Unit (IAHTU) Cell and Ronak Sony, DRDA (NRLM)— went to Delhi and rescued Jayamati Naik from the house with the help of Indrapuram Police.

The rescue team will leave for Sundargarh on Monday.

“We have rescued the woman from the house where she had been engaged. We are now in search of Govind Oram,” SI of Talsara police station told OST over phone from Delhi.

In another case, a team of Bargaon police station of Sundargarh district, led by Sub Inspector BK Singh, has left for Agra to rescue Aslani Samad (23), another woman of Udarama village in Pamra panchayat, who was taken by a youth Sibani to Agra in May last year after promising her a job in Delhi.

Sibani later took her to Agra where she was sold to a person who engaged her as a domestic help in his house.

The family members later came to know about her plight as she informed her younger sister at Sundargarh about the incident and requested to rescue her.

Following a complaint by the family members, Sundargarh SP R Prakash directed the Bargaon Police to move to Agra and rescue the woman.

“We have come here to rescue her and are hopeful of finding her whereabouts very soon”, Bargaon Sub Inspector BK Singh, told OST over phone from Delhi.