On 18th September, a video was posted on social media which informed that a Sikkim girl had went missing from a hospital in Balia, UP. Sikkim Police immediately alerted Balia District Police, and after investigation, it was learned that the girl had boarded Nalanda Express.
The General Railway Police (GRP), Katihar, Bihar intercepted and rescued the girl on information from Balia police. Presently the girl is in the custody of GRP Katihar. A team from Siliguri is on the way to take custody of the girl. The mission was a success due to the prompt response and swift action taken by Sikkim Police, Balia Dist SP, GRP Katihar (Bihar), childline, NGOs and other agencies.