Multan: Abducted trader recovered
MULTAN: Multan police have claimed to recover an abducted trader and arrested three alleged abductors here on Sunday.
According to police, a local trader Haji Zafar Iqbal of Chungi No 14 and owner of Irshad & Company Turbines was abducted by unidentified outlaws.
The gangs, on pretext of installation of number of turbines, contacted the trader through a female secretary. The gang arranged meeting with the trader and abducted him with his vehicle (4186/IDB). After abduction, they demanded Rs 5 million from Zafar Iqbal’s family in ransom.
City Police Officer (CPO) Syed Dilawar Abbas constituted a special police team headed by SP Karamat Malik to detect and arrest the abductors.
The police team, after applying latest means of investigation, traced the abductors and recovered Haji Zafar Iqbal from industrial state area here and also arrested three members of the gang.