Levies force recover kidnapped trader in Chaman


CHAMAN: Levies force recovered an abducted trader at Chaman’s Bypass area of district Killa Abdullah on Monday.

Chaman Assistant Commissioner (AC) Kashif Nabi told media person in a press conference that following a tip off, a Levies team conducted a raid at a house near Chaman’s Bypass area and recovered an abducted trader Yousaf Khan who is a resident of Nushehra, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Arms and chains were recovered from the same area.

The AC said that he was kidnapped near Pak-Afghan border 3 days ago by unknown men on gunpoint; the kidnappers had demanded a ransom of $ 200,000 from the relatives of the abducted.

He said that the Levies force cordoned off the entire area.

Further investigation was underway.