By: Adeel Alvi
SHIKARPUR: Shikarpur police claimed to have recovered two kidnapees from the clutches of dacoits after an alleged police encounter took place between police and kidnappers at the Katcha area of Kot-Shahoo, in the limits of Kot-Shahoo and Rustam Police.
According to police sources that following the spy information that kidnappers were plotted to move the kidnappeess to another place, a police party headed by the DSP Khanpur and the SHO R ustam cordoned off the area, when kidnappers saw that police party is coming towards and cordoned off the area, started firing on police, in retaliation, police also started firing, during which kidnappers managed to flee after getting the benefit from darkness, leaving behind two kidnapeess named Asadullah Arain and Shahid Qureshi.
Area police shifted both kidnapeess to the concerned police station and handed over them to their heirs after completing necessary formalities.
Besides, area police extended its investigation to arrest the kidnappers, but till filling this news file police have not succeeded in arresting any kidnapper.
It is worthwhile to mention here that both recovered kidnappees along with their friends were traveling to somewhere from their village when kidnappers kidnapped them and demanded ransom money two weeks ago.
Shikarpur police termed it a big achievement to recover both kidnappess from the clutches of the kidnappers.
By: Adeel Alvi