Ranchi, September 28: A girl missing for the last 14 years from Chainpur block in Gumla, returned home after initiative of chief minister Hemant Soren.
Following the orders of Chief Minister, the girl, a resident of Kitam village of Gumla, returned to her village after missing for 14 years. Jayanti had gone missing from Chainpur almost a decade ago. Few days back it came to the knowledge of the Chief Minister that she is in Punjab. After this, on the instructions of the Chief Minister, the State Migrant Control Room under the Labour Department came into action and she was brought back from Punjab to Ranchi via Delhi.
On Tuesday, she was sent to her village in Gumla along with her family members.
The girl a resident of Kitam village located in the Dumri block of Gumla. She used to work as a cook in Sant Anna Chainpur. According to family members, she went missing about 14 years ago. After she went missing, she was found in Punjab, where she had to wander a lot. She found refuge in the Guru Nanak Old Age Ashram in Punjab. The matter reached the State Migrant Control Room on 9 September 2021. When Chief Minister Hemant Soren came to know about the matter, he directed officials to bring Jayanti back to Jharkhand and hand her over to her family members. After constant talks with the family of the girl and Guru Nanak Old Age Ashram in Punjab, arrangements were made to bring her to Ranchi.