Kidnappers demand ransom
Abductors of a village doctor yesterday demanded Tk 10 lakh ransom for his release at Jhoudia in Sadar upazila. Police said criminals called Pabitra Prasad, 35, son of Durga Prashad out of his home on Thursday at about 7:30pm. The gang picked up Pabitra at gunpoint. Hearing the news, police and villagers and a team from Rab-12 rushed to the spot but failed to trace out the victim. On Friday night, an unknown caller using Pabitra's mobile phone contacted his family members and demanded Tk 10 lakh for his release.