Kidnappers demand Rs5m as ransom

They appealed to the relevant authorities to assist them in the safe return of the kidnapped youngsters back


PPI October 13, 2020
Kidnappers lured the cloth merchant in their trap before taking him hostage on June 6. STOCK IMAGE

DAHARKI:

Kidnappers demanded Rs5 million as ransom money on Monday for the release of two youngsters kidnapped from Daharki three days ago. According to the families of the abducted persons, Abid Dahar and Akbar Kanjo were kidnapped, following which they searched for them and eventually received a ransom call from the kidnappers demanding Rs5 million. The family told the media that they were poor and could not afford to pay such amounts in ransom. They appealed to the relevant authorities to assist them in the safe return of the kidnapped youngsters back.

Published in The Express Tribune, October 13th, 2020.