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FAISALABAD– Faisalabad police have arrested a man who was trying to flee from the Allama Iqbal International Airport Lahore after masterminding kidnap for ransom of his paternal uncle, a UK national, and receiving Rs90 million.
Accused Faisal Aziz Gujjar had got his uncle Muhammad Usman kidnapped for money last month.
City Police Officer Muhammad Sohail Ch told Lahore Mirror that a case was registered on September 19 of kidnapping for ransom in Gulberg police station.
As per the requirements of law and in order to ensure fair, transparent and merit based investigations , request was made to the govt of Punjab to constitute Joint Investigation team in accordance with the section 19 of Anti Terrorism Act, he added.
The CPO said a police team under the supervision of SSP Investigation Faisalabad Bilal Iftikhar managed to trace the location of the prime suspect who sent four kidnappers to the victim’s home.