Coimbatore, Jul 12:
Police have arrested a youth along with his friend on the charge of trying to kidnap a college student in a one-side love affair. The girl is a fourth year student in a private engineering college at Kaniyur near here. One Ranjit alias Ranjitkumar (25), a resident of Tirupur Odakkadu fell in love with the girl.
On many an occasion, Ranjit told the girl about his love but she refused to accept his love. So, he decided to kidnap and marry her. As per his plan, Ranjit was waiting in a car along with his friend Abdul Rehman of Sakthi Bash Nagar outside the college.
When the student came out of the college Ranjit asked the girl to come with him so that they can get married. When the girl refused Ranjit forcibly pushed her into the car.
The shocked girl raised an alarm. Ranjit fled from the spot after assaulting the girl and issuing dire threats to her. The girl lodged a complaint with the Karumathampatti police who arrested Ranjit and his friend. The duo has been lodged in central jail here.