Three police officials were booked for allegedly kidnapping and torturing a man. They kidnapped the Attock native and kept him in illegal custody for a week. The suspects also demanded Rs100,000 in ransom. When the victims’ family could not pay up, the police registered a case against him.
The kidnapped man was produced before the court,which accepted his bail plea. The kidnappers had also beaten the victim with iron rods and sticks, said an official.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 9th, 2011.