Karachi: Kidnap suspects remanded
KARACHI: The administrative judge of the Anti–Terrorism Courts, Karachi, Justice Salman Ansari, on Monday remanded two suspects in police custody till Jan 5 in a kidnap case. The suspects, Zakir and Faizan, were arrested by a team of the Anti–Violent Crime Cell in Safoora Goth area on Dec 28. According to the prosecution, on Dec 17, the suspects kidnapped Zeeshan in the limits of Gulistan-i-Jauhar police station and demanded ransom for his release. Later, they freed the captive after collecting the ransom.
During the interrogation, the suspects disclosed that they had planned the kidnapping as they wanted to get married but were short of money to meet the wedding expenses.
A case was registered under Section 365-A of the Pakistan Penal Code at the Gulistan-i-Jauhar police station on the complaint of Zeeshan`s father.