RYK: Chotu gang releases police hostages after secret talks

ROJHAN: After secret talks between a government representative and Chatu gang, eight police hostages were released by dacoits on Monday.

In return, police released a nephew and two accomplices of Chotu dacoit. Some 25 family members of the Chotu Don were also released by the police.

According to details, eight policemen were kept hostages in Rojhan area of Rajanpur for over a week. Despite tall claims of the decisive operation, police had to retreat.

MPA Atif Mazari and Chotu Don reportedly held secret talks, which led to the release of hostages and members of Chotu family.

On Monday morning, Chotu gang released the hostages at Umar Kot village and fled.