Swabi: Abductors kill driver, helper
SWABI: The kidnapped driver and helper of a passenger coach, which had been taken away from Swabi, have been killed by their abductors, police said here on Monday. Police said the passenger coach (Lahore-3033) had been hired by unidentified persons from Swabi bus stand 10 days ago. Later, the driver and the helper were made hostage by the kidnappers. The kidnappers demanded Rs1.2 million from the owner of the coach Mohammad Iqbal. However, after failure to pay the money, the kidnappers refused to release the vehicle or set free the kidnapped men, driver Mohammad Zahid and helper Mushtaq Khan, both residents of Gohati village. Later, the police said the kidnappers killed the two men in Dir. The bodies would reach here soon, the police added.