RAJANPUR: Seven policemen were kidnapped by dacoits from Pattan Lundwala, a riverine area of Rojhan tehsil,here on Sunday.
According to DPO Rajanpur Attique Tahir and DSP Zafar Buzdar, the incident happened in the limits of Bangla Ichha police.
He said kidnapped police officials were Muzamil (ASI), Safdar, Zeeshan, Shakir, Sabir, Jamshaid and Luqmaan who were going to a picket of Nabi Shah by a boat when 15 dacoits made them hostage.
DSP Zafar Buzdar said dacoits allegedly belonged to different gangs, including Ameen Lund gang, Sikhani gang, Imran gang and Lashari gangs.
The DPO hoped that police officials would be recovered very soon.—APP