Three kidnappers killed, abductee rescued in Mardan

MARDAN: At least three accused were killed and abducted person rescued after exchange of fire with police here on Wednesday.

According to details, the police launched crackdown in Ashrafabad area of Mardan to rescue an abducted person.

During operation exchange of fire between the kidnappers and police took place.
All the three kidnappers were killed in the fire exchange while the kidnapped person was rescued safely.

It should be mentioned that abductors had demanded Rs 50 million for his release.

Police said that the culprits killed in the firing were wanted in several criminal cases including kidnapping for ransom and murders.