Three alleged abductors arrested
Police arrested three people for allegedly trying to abduct an expatriate from Saudi Arabia at Gabtali in the city yesterday evening.
Victim Kismat Ali, 30, was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).
Witnesses said a group of six people tried to abduct Kismat making him unconscious pushing an injection at about 7:00pm at Gabtali. Locals held three of them while others managed to flee.
Kismat at DMCH said he returned to Bangladesh three days ago and went to Fakirerpool in the city to take Tk 1.15 lakh from a friend.
Abdul Malek, officer-in-charge (OC) of Darussalam police station, quoting the arrestees said Kismat took Tk 5 lakh from them for sending them to Saudi Arabia.