Bhopal: Bharti Singh, daughter of former BJP MLA Surendra Nath Singh, who has been missing for the last six days, has been recovered from the village Raver, Jalgaon (Maharashtra) and is kept at the Gauravi Sakhi Centre in the Bhopal District Hospital complex.
Former MLA Surendra Nath Singh, who visited the daughter on Tuesday morning, said that efforts were being made to convert his daughter. He said that the daughter’s treatment has been going on for 4 years. She is being counseled.
Love jihad means conversion, says ex-MLA: Surendranath Singh openly challenged that love jihad means conversion and nobody has the power to get my daughter converted. Whatever comes in the way of it, he will be destroyed. My daughter has been given drugs etc.
The former MLA said that he does not know me. He said that hookah lounges are making the youth addicted to drugs. He said that hookah lounges should be closed in the city and if the government does not take action then we will shut them ourselves.
Bharti Singh’s medical examination will be done: Today, Bharti Singh’s medical examination will be done and her statement will be recorded. Police will take further action on this basis. Police have also brought a young man with them. His statements will also be recorded.
According to the information, at around three o’clock on the night of October 15, Bharti Singh suddenly went missing from the house. Her missing was lodged at Kamla Nagar police station. The police were searching for him.
Meanwhile, a video of Bharti Singh surfaced on social media on 19 October. In the video, she accused the family members of harassment and holding her captive. The girl claimed she was healthy and had left home on her own. Bharti has filed a petition in the High Court Jabalpur for police protection.
Former MLA had accused MLA Arif Masood: On Sunday, former MLA Surendranath Singh accused Congress MLA Arif Masood of patronizing love jihad after Bharti was not found. Giving an ultimatum to the police, he said that anything could happen in the city if his daughter was not found by 12 noon on Monday. Due to this, the police and administration had made preparations. A large police force was deployed even before the supporters of the BJP leader reached Peergate. The supporters left after the afternoon protest.
Bharti Singh will stay according to her wish: ASP Akhil Patel says that Bharti Singh’s location was found in village Raver in Jalgaon. A police team was sent to Jalgaon. The team has got Bharti. The team has left for Bhopal with him. Bharti will be kept as per her wish. The youth who is with Bharti will also be kept in a safe place by the police. The statements of both will be recorded on Tuesday.