Search underway for missing mum and daughter from Leicester

Concern is growing for the welfare of a Leicester woman who has been reported missing with her young daughter.

Komal Karaji, 34, lives in the Abbey Rise area of Leicester. She was last seen getting into a taxi just after 2pm yesterday (11 February) and travelled to Leicester Railway station on London Road from her home address.

It’s believed Komal then boarded a train to Birmingham with her seven year-old daughter, Amaya Goraniya, at around 2.25pm.

Komal is Asian, 5ft 7ins tall, of slim build, with shoulder length black hair which was tied into a bun. 

She was last seen wearing a black waist length raincoat, light blue jeans which had rips in the knees and white trainers. 

She was carrying a light yellow beach bag which had pink and blue flowers and a paisley design on it, and a light grey or blue handbag.

Amaya is 3ft 3ins tall, slim, with shoulder length dark hair.  She was wearing a pink jacket and white trainers.

Anyone who has seen Komal and Amaya or knows where they may be, are urged to call 101, quoting incident 200 of 11 February.

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