4 kidnapped; body found in Sukkur
SUKKUR: Armed men kidnapped four people in Sukkur while police found the body of a man on Saturday. Police sources said that a pharmacy owner Shafqat Kalihoro along with three other men a taxi to inquire about a friend hospitalised in Sukkur. Some armed men intercepted them on the National Highway near Waris Ghambhir and took them away.
Later, police said that local people spotted a man tied with a rope in a dates palm orchard and informed the police. Police said that the man identified as Abdul Rahim Ujjan was the driver of the taxi and died of cardiac arrest according to the post–mortem report.
Hundreds of citizens of Gambat, Khohra town of Khairpur staged demonstration at the National Highway with body of the diseased driver and blocked vehicular traffic for hours.
Meanwhile, the sources said that car in which four people were kidnapped was found abandoned in the limits of Baghiriji area of Shikarpur. The sources said the kidnapper demanded the releases of their accomplices in custody of police against the release of four kidnapped men.