Raipur / New Delhi:
A five-year-old daughter of a cobra commando allegedly kidnapped in a Chhattisgarh Naxalite attack has appealed to release her father. A video of the girl has been released, in which she cries crying, “Please leave my father.” The family of Rakeshwar Singh Minhas, the ‘cobra’ commando of the Central Reserve Police Force, says that they have not had any contact since the attack. Let me tell you, 22 soldiers of the security forces have been martyred in this attack.
According to news agency PTI, his wife Meenu while talking to the media at his home in Jammu said, “We came to know about the attack from the news channel and came to know that he was missing.” None of the government and CRPF informed us about the incident.
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He said that he tried to get information about Minhas from CRPF headquarters in Jammu. Meenu said, ‘I was told from there that he cannot share any information with me. He said that after the picture is clear, he will tell me.
Meenu said that her husband served the country for 10 years and now it is the government’s turn to bring them back safely.
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Meenu said that he has appealed to Governor Manoj Sinha to take up the matter with the Center. And requested that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah to return my husband safely.
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On Monday, senior police officials said that the commandos may have been abducted by Naxalites. Bastar IG P Sundararaj told NewsBust, ‘A search team is searching for the missing jawan. We have come to know through social media that they have been abducted by Naxalites. It is also likely to be true. We will verify the information and will definitely take steps to bring them back safely. (Also from input PTI)
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