Kidnapping case: Court sends four suspects on remand
05 January, 2014
KARACHI: An Anti-Terrorism Court-11 (ATC-11) on Saturday remanded four suspects allegedly involved in a kidnapping for ransom case to police custody for a week.
Police produced four suspects, Qari Azizullah, Rais Khan, Noshad Khan and Haleema before ATC-II Judge under tight security. According to prosecution, suspects had demanded Rs 100,000 protection money from parents of Irfan Khan and threatened to kill the minor in case of non-payment.
The case was registered on the parents' complaint, who told the police that the accused kidnapped him within the remits of Khuwaja Ajmer Nagri police station on December 23, 2013.
Police party in an operation had recovered 8-year old Irfan and arrested all the accused on January 3.
An FIR was registered under Sections 365-A (kidnapping for ransom) and 34 (common intention) of Pakistan Penal Code read with Section 7 of Anti-Terrorism Act, 1997, at Khuwaja Ajmer Nagri police station.