The counter-terrorism department (CTD) has arrested another suspect involved in the kidnapping of a college student during a raid on Pajagi Road in the city on Saturday.
According to a handout issued by the department, Irfanullah alias Sheena, a resident of Mathra, was the alleged mastermind behind the kidnapping of Sartaj, a college student who was abducted from Chamkani in May. The kidnappers had demanded Rs100 million for his release. CTD had recovered Sartaj from Pabbi on June 24. The handout stated Irfanullah was affiliated with a banned militant outfit.
A day earlier, CTD had arrested two other kidnappers who were also allegedly involved in the kidnapping. According to details, one of the kidnapers has been identified as Shakeela Bibi alias Sheila while the other has been identified as Shoaib.
Published in The Express Tribune, July 5th, 2015.