Tag: Kidnapped

British couple kidnapped from Gulberg

LAHORE - 24-years old British girl and Pakistan born British national husband have been kidnapped for ransom from Main Boulevard Gulberg in the police precincts of the Gulberg here on Saturday night. According to the Police, abductors have demanded Rs 6 million for their release.
According to the details, the abducted British citizen namely Jaima Lewis William and her husband identified as Syed Awais went for shopping. Sources said that Jaima had been living in Lahore for last

Retired colonel kidnapped from Defence

LAHORE - A retired colonel was kidnapped by some unidentified men in Defence A police precincts on Saturday. According to the police, Col (r) Manzoor retired from the army three years back and was serving in DHA.
His wife called the police and narrated that Manzoor left the house to drop his friend Col (r) Jamil at his residence in X block of Defence housing society and during his return he called her and told that he was coming back after buying breakfast from a local market.

Gunmen kidnap 18 Afghan deminers in southeast

GARDEZ: Unidentified gunmen kidnapped 18 Afghan deminers on Thursday in southeastern Khost province, the provincial police chief said, the second abduction of a mine clearing team this month.
The group from the Kabul-based Mine Detection Centre were travelling in Musa Khel district when they were stopped by a group of gunmen and then seized, said Abdul Hakim Ishaqzai. "They had gone to the area on the request of the elders to clear mines from their village," Ishaqzai told

New bride kidnapped by brothers

LAHORE: Three men sustained bullet injuries in the small hours of Monday over a marriage dispute in the Faisal Town Police precincts. A newly wed bride was kidnapped allegedly by her brothers at gun point.
According to details, Aslam, son of Ashraf, married Sumaira for love against the will of her parents four months ago and settled at his parent's house. Sumaira is from Sahiwal city. Ashraf says he was threatened by his in-laws several times.
On the day of the incident