A woman and her relatives were arrested on Tuesday on charges of kidnapping. The arrested woman Priya who had kidnapped her daughter Divya, who had eloped and got married, was arrested along with Rajamma and Guru, all natives of Tamil Nadu, by Metagalli Police
Divya and Neelakantan from a village near Tanjavur were in love for several years and got married recently in Tamil Nadu. They shifted to Mysuru and were living in a rented house in Hebbal 3rd stage. On coming to know about their whereabouts, Priya along with Guru and Rajamma arrived in city on Tuesday and forcibly took Divya from her residence. Divya’s husband Neelkantan filed a kidnap case with Metagalli Police and within four hours of the incident, the police nabbed all the accused near a Dhaba on the outskirts of the city.