Oil Contractor Recovered after the Police Encounter

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Three suspected kidnappers were killed and two policemen were wounded early Tuesday morning during an exchange of fire in the Mauripur area after which a businessman kidnapped over two months ago was safely recovered, officials said. Three accomplices of the kidnappers, however, managed to escape, stated the Citizens-Police Liaison Committee in a handout issued on Tuesday. Malik Zainul Abideen, a prominent oil contractor who originally hails from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and resides in Karachi, was kidnapped on Aug 13 while he was returning home after offering taraweeh prayers at a mosque within the remit of the Boat Basin police station. He is said to be the owner of some fuel stations located in different parts of…

Police Recovered kidnapped Women after 3 days


Police recovered a woman, who was kidnapped three days ago, and arrested a kidnapper in injured condition on Friday. The woman is a bank officer’s wife. Mrs Suhail was kidnapped from Defence phase 7 area of the city. The kidnapper demanded Rs1 million as ransom amount. Police encounter occurred with the kidnappers at Clifton area in which one kidnapper was arrested. Police also recovered a vehicle from the kidnapper’s custody.

Another Doctor Kidnapped from Gulistan-e-Johar


The Pakistan Medical Association (Sindh) and Sindh Doctors’ Welfare Association (SWDA) have condemned the kidnapping of Dr Nayab Gohar, a postgraduate trainee at the Baqai Medical University (BMU), who was taken captive four weeks ago. In a statement issued here on Monday, the two associations said that Dr Gohar’s kidnapping had been second such incident in a month, the other being that of Dr Faisal Iftikhar, kidnapped in Gulshan-e-Hadeed. “Dr Gohar was on his way to the BMU when he was abducted in the Gulistan-e-Johar area. The abductors are demanding 20 million rupees,” the statement said. The statement accused the provincial government of only looking at its own interests, and warned that if such kidnappings…

2 Businessman Brothers Abducted from Karachi

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Two brothers were kidnapped by unidentified persons from near their residence in Quraishi Colony here on Monday. Faisal, 34, and his younger brother Sarfaraz, 22, were on their way home when they were kidnapped by an unknown amount of men who were riding vehicles. The kidnappers also snatched their vehicle, which they later ditched near Ayesha Manzil. Their family was contacted by the kidnappers on Monday morning, who demanded 20 million rupees in ransom.As the brothers own a rubber shop in the Plaza Auto Market, a number of businessmen closed their businesses and blocked MA Jinnah Road to protest the kidnapping. It was only after senior police officials negotiated with the angry businessmen that they…

Bid to kidnap private bank’s CEO foils in Karachi


The attempt to kidnap a chief of a private bank has been was foiled late yesterday night. According to details, Hussain Lawai, head of a private bank and a high-profile figure came out of his residence to offer Isha (late night) prayers when miscreants ambushed and caught hold of him. The kidnappers blindfolded him after a little grappling. According to police sources, the bank chief, who remained associated with governments of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) was injured in his resistance against the abductors. He was shifted to a private hospital. It should be mentioned here that Lawai was made Advisor to the Prime Minister in 1996. He had to flee…

Tortured Dead Body of a 6-year-old Girl was Found at Gulshan-e-Iqbal

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The tortured dead body of a six-year-old girl was found dumped at Gulshan-e-Iqbal in Karachi on Saturday, after 12 days of kidnapping. The girl, identified as Fatima, was abducted from Mobina Town. She was first sexually assaulted and then tortured to death. Another girl, Iram, who was also kidnapped from the same locality, is yet to be found. Fatima was abducted from outside her home on May 6. All efforts made by the family to find the ill-fated minor girl failed. Besides, three girls were kidnapped from Gulistan-e-Johar. Two were later found dead. The kidnapping of minor girls in Karachi in on rise but law enforcers remain clueless.

Doctor Kidnapped from Steel Town


Dr. Faisal Iftikhar, owner of Iftikhar Memorial Hospital, was kidnapped by unknown culprits on the way from hospital to his home in Gulshan-e-Hadeed last night. His car was found from Bhains Colony area of Karachi. According to details, when 27-year old doctor didn’t return home on usual time, his mother Dr. Tehseen Iftikhar reported to Steel Town police station suspecting kidnapping of his son. The police later informed that the car of Dr. Faisal Iftikhar was found from Bhains colony area. Pervez, the uncle of kidnapped doctor has lodged FIR with police. This was seventh doctor kidnapped from Gulshan-e-Hadeed. The incident created panic among the residents of the area including doctors, who hurriedly called a…

One-Year-Old Baby was Kidnapped from a Government Hospital


A one-year-old baby was kidnapped from a government hospital within the remit of the Sharifabad police station on Tuesday, police said. They said that Rizwana Khatoon went to the Sindh Government Hospital, Liaquatabad, along with her three children for a routine check-up. She left her two daughters at the waiting lane to take her youngest baby to the doctor for the check-up. When she returned, she found her four-year-old daughter sitting alone, while her one-year-old daughter, Dua, was not there. Rizwana told the police that a veiled woman was sitting beside her. She gave some money to her four-year-old daughter and sent her to get some sweets and when she returned her younger sister and…

CPLC Recovered a Doctor, Kidnapped about a Week Ago


A joint team of police and the Citizens-Police Liaison Committee (CPLC) conducted a raid in Surjani Town early Friday and recovered a doctor, kidnapped about a week ago. Two suspects were also arrested in the raid. CPLC chief Ahmed Chinoy, briefing the media about the raid, said that an FIR (96/2012) was lodged at the police station about the kidnapping of Dr Khalid Mehboob, 50, on Feb 25. The victim, a resident of North Karachi, ran his clinic in Surjani Town. Later, the doctor’s family received a call from the kidnappers, who demanded a ransom of Rs2 million, Mr Chinoy said. However,he said, the victim was recovered and two suspects, Haroon and Altaf, were arrested…

Police Arrested Fake Kidnapped Sister and his Brother


Police raided a house in Saeedabad on Tuesday morning and recovered and arrested a 24-year-old man and his teenage sister who had fooled their family into believing that they had been kidnapped. SP Ghulam Subhani of the Anti-Violent Crime Cell said that a case had been lodged by one Syed Humayun at the Garden police station last week, saying that his son, Bilal, and daughter, Ramiya Noor, were abducted in the area for ransom. During investigation, it transpired that the “kidnapping victims” were being held in a house in Saeedabad. SP Subhani said that the house was raided, but the personnel of the AVCC were shocked to see that Bilal and his sister Ramiya were…