Rawalpindi: Kidnapped brigadier recovered by Motorway Police
RAWALPINDI: Brigadier (r) Tariq Aizaz, a management officer of Fauji Fertilizer, who was kidnapped for ransom, has been recovered by the Motorway Police after encounter with the captors at motorway and handed him over to the area police, the motorway police said. Brigadier (r) Tariq Aizaz, resident of DHA Islamabad, was kidnapped from the motorway near Pindi Bhatian.
The motorway police, upon receiving information, intercepted the vehicle due to over–speeding as it was running with the speed of 170 kilometre per hour, but the captors opened fire at the police party and tried to speed away. The motorway police retaliated and shot fire at the vehicle aiming the tyres, consequently, the captors escaped from the scene, leaving the kidnapped person and vehicle behind.