Peshawar: Captors held, hostages freed
PESHAWAR: Police secured the release of two hostages after arresting two kidnappers in Faqirabad on Tuesday, sources said.
The sources said that Ali Said and Ijaz, residents of Risalpur in Nowshera district, were kidnapped by unidentified gunmen in Badaber last week. The captors demanded Rs10 million as ransom from their families.
Acting on a tip-off, the police raided a house in Faqirabad and released both the hostages after arresting two captors whose identity could not be ascertained.