A 15-year-old boy today allegedly faked his own kidnapping to escape the parent-teachers meet in his school and was later found at Bhaderwah in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Rudrakash, a Class 10 student of a private school here, went missing after he left for his school this morning following which a complaint was lodged by his parents, police said.
Later during the day, the boy called his parents and said that he was kidnapped while on his way to school by a car driver and was not aware where he has been taken, they said.
Police tracked the phone call to Bhaderwah and sent a team in search of the boy who was recovered from there, police said.
During questioning Rudrakash revealed that he had boarded a bus to Bhaderwah in the morning, to escape the parent-teachers meeting at his school today, they added.