Sayed Iftekhar Alam alias Sourav, a nephew of former state minister for home affairs Sohel Taj, allegedly abducted from Chattogram city on June 9, was rescued from Mymensingh city early Thursday.
Sohel Taj went live on his verified Facebook page around 6:00am and confirmed the news.
Mizanur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Tarakanda Police Station said the criminals left Sourav, 25, a student of media and communication at Independent University Bangladesh, in front of Jamil Auto Rice Mill near Battaala Bazar area in Madupur of Tarakanda upazila around 5:30am.
On information, police rushed to the spot and rescued him.
Shourav is doing well, police said.
On June 9, miscreants picked up Shourav from in front of Afmi Plaza in Chattogram city. Later, a general diary was filed with Panchlaish Police Station.The incident came to light on Friday when Sohel Taj uploaded a post on his Facebook page.
Police claimed that Shourav was abducted over his relationship with a woman.