Four Class X girl students go missing

Sambalpur: In a sensational case, four Class X girl students of Sambalpur-based Lady Lewis Girls’ High School have been missing since September 5. A police complaint in this regard has been filed by the guardians of the students after they did not return home. According to sources, though all four of them left their home for school, they did not attend classes.

“As per the attendance register all four of them have been marked absent. The parents are saying that they left for school, but as per our records they did not come to the school,” said Sarojbala Patnaik, Headmistress incharge of the School.

A case of kidnapping has been lodged at town police station in this regard and as per preliminary investigation police sources informed that they could have gone out of the State.

Police is investigating the matter and efforts from the town police as well as the district police are on to bring them back, informed Sushil Kumar Panigrahi, additional SP of Sambalpur.