Indore : An 11-year-old daughter of a watchman disappeared mysteriously from Aerodrome area on Friday. The girl’s five-year-old sister said that she had gone with a woman along with her clothes. However, the police said that the girl had gone off alone. The police have registered a case of kidnapping and are investigating further.

According to police, the incident occurred in Venkatesh Nagar slums. Somariya, a resident of a hutment in the area, works as watchman. Somariya’s wife is visiting their native village Bhikangaon while his 11 and 5-year-old daughters stayed with him in the city. On Friday, Somariya left for work as usual and some time later somebody called him and told him that his daughter had gone missing. Somariya rushed back home and asked his younger daughter, who said that her sister had accompanied a woman and had taken of her daily wear with her. The girl further said that the woman had mentioned going to visit their maternal uncle.

Police were called and a case of kidnapping has been registered. The police are now trying to identify the woman who had allegedly taken the girl.

Meanwhile, Somariya said that since his wife had left for their native village, he had been staying with the girls and they never ventured far from home. He suspected that his younger daughter was telling the truth. However, the police said that the victim’s neighbours have not seen any woman near the girls.

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