Sialkot: Landlord pays his life in ransom
SIALKOT: The body of a man kidnapped for ransom was found in fields near Praagpur village in Sadar police precincts on Tuesday after his family refused to pay the money.
Unidentified men abducted Muhammad Sadiq from his fields and demanded Rs1 million ransom from his son Muhammad Jehangir, who is a retired army personnel. On their refusal to pay the money, the kidnappers killed the landlord and threw his body in fields.
The grieved family told reporters that the culprits were still demanding Rs1 million as extortion money (jagga tax) and hurling threats to kidnap any other family member if their demand was not fulfilled. The police registered a case with no arrest so far.