Ghalanai: 2 health officials kidnapped
GHALANAI: Two health officials have been kidnapped in the NWFP in separate incidents. Militants kidnapped Mohmand Agency Polio Monitoring Officer Shahid Khan late on Saturday, political authorities said on Sunday. They said three people – Noorab Shah, Nazeer and Sher Wali – abducted Shahid late on Friday from the Daraoo area of Ambar Tehsil, when he was monitoring the anti-polio campaign.
Later, masked and armed people kidnapped both Shahid and his abductors and moved them to an undisclosed location, they said. The political authorities have dispatched a jirga to the area under the collective responsibility clause of the FCR. Separately, unidentified people kidnapped National Aids Programme Project Director Muhammad Younas from Bannu, Express News reported.