Kidnapped trader killed, body found
PESHAWAR: The kidnappers on Wednesday killed the trader, who was kidnapped from Karkhano Market, after his family could not arrange the ransom. Mujahid Shah, running a business in Karkhano Market, was kidnapped last month for ransom.
The family was asked to arrange Rs10 million for his release. The police failed to recover the trader and the family could not arrange the ransom after which the kidnappers killed the trader and threw his body in the fields in Nasir Bagh. The incidents of kidnapping have increased in the city. The previous day, a local leader belonging to the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf, Safdar Khan, was killed by the kidnappers.