Kidnapped boy’s body found in canal
GUJRANWALA: The body of a minor boy, who was kidnapped allegedly by his relatives, was found in a canal here on Wednesday. The police claimed to have arrested the kidnappers-cum-killers of the boy.
Eleven-year-old Awais, son of Subedar Muhammad Iqbal, was kidnapped by three men when he was playing outside his house. Sadar police arrested Zafar in connection with the boy’s abduction. Zafar ‘confessed’ to kidnapping Awais and identified his accomplices as Akram and Khuram. Later, the police arrested them.
Separately, police claimed to have arrested six people in connection with the abduction and ensuing murder of an eight-year-old son of a property dealer.