Haripur: New-born recovered, 2 arrested
HARIPUR: The police arrested two employees of the hospital and recovered a newborn baby who was kidnapped three days ago from the Ayub Teaching Hospital in Abbottabad, sources said.
The sources said that Hamza Bibi wife of Sayab Khan, hailing from Torghar district, gave birth to a boy on Sunday. An unidentified man and woman came to the ward and took the baby on the pretext of administering him vaccination.
The police and hospital administration succeeded in arresting the hospital employees involved in kidnapping the new-born, named, Obaidullah. The sources said that a technician of the Operation Theatre (OT) Masood Khan and lady sweeper Naheed Bibi were arrested and disclosed that the baby had been sold to a couple Arif and Ayesha for Rs60,000 through middle persons Lubna Shahid and Shahid Iqbal.