Abducted college student rescued, one arrested

Staff Correspondent

15 January, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Members of Detective Branch (DB) of Chattogram Metropolitan Police (CMP) rescued a college student, who was abducted on Thursday last, from a residential hotel at Lohagara upazila in the district on Monday.

The law enforces also arrested one of the abductors identified as Md Hossain, 30, son of Md Jane Alam of the Lohagara upazila in the district in this connection.

The victim was identified as Md Sadek Sobhan Sakib, 17, son of Fouzul Kabir of village Karaiyanagar under Ward No-2 of Satkania upazila in the district.

Deputy Commissioner (DC-Bandar Zone) SM Mostain Hossain of the DB disclosed these at a press conference at the DB office of the CMP on Monday.

He said a gang of abductors including ‘mastermind’ Md Jahangir Alam Joy, maternal cousin of the victim, abducted Sakib at gunpoint on his way to BGC Trust College in Thakur Didhi Main Road area under Satkania upazila on Thursday last.

Jahangir demanded Tk 50 lakh as ransom from father of the victim through mobile phone.