Peshawar: Minister’s brother kidnapped
PESHAWAR: Brother of an incumbent provincial minister was reportedly kidnapped from near Masjid Al–Zarghuni in Hayatabad but police categorically denied any such incident. Television channels reported that Aftab Hassan, brother of Provincial Minister Syed Qalb–e–Hassan, was kidnapped on Wednesday morning while he was taking a walk near Masjid Al–Zarghuni in Hayatabad.
He was shifted to an unknown place, media and other sources said. The businessmen and industrialists of the city expressed concern over the incident. Jalaluddin, spokesman for the capital city police, however, denied the incident and told media that Aftab had gone to see a friend “and has now returned home.”