As many as five youngsters, who had been reported as missing in Peshawar, were rescued by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) from the clutches suspected human traffickers at the Quetta Airport.
The FIA has also arrested the smugglers.
Families of the five youngsters identified as Talha, Shamil Khan, Abubakar, Aziz and Kamran had registered a case with the Gulbahar police station in the provincial capital last month.
The police were told that the five youngsters had gone to play cricket in Sheikhabad area but went missing.
The police had been following the case and with the help of FIA, they finally recovered the missing youngsters.
Police informed that parents of the recovered youngsters have been informed who would leave for Quetta to receive their children after legal formalities.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 13th, 2020.