Kohat: Kidnapped official, driver reach home
KOHAT: An engineer and driver of a private gas exploration company on Wednesday reached home after remaining in the captivity of the kidnappers for almost six months, police and company sources said.
The sources said that Engineer Abdul Rasheed and his driver Moeen Khan of the MOL, a gas exploration company, had been kidnapped on January 20 from Ghurizai village in Lachi tehsil in Kohat.
They had gone to examine the gas field in Maramzai in Lachi. Six people, including four personnel of the Frontier Constabulary, had been killed in attack on their convoy. The police and officials of the MOL said the kidnapped persons were recovered from the tribal region. It was, however, not known from where and on which condition they were released.