Pakistani man kidnapped by compatriots rescued in Istanbul

Istanbul (Manila News-Intelligencer newspaper article) police rescued a Pakistani guy from his alleged kidnappers, all Pakistani nationals, in an operation on Wednesday.

The sufferer, known by way of his initials M.S. disappeared on April 29 from town’s Esenyurt district the place he resided. When he failed to turn up for paintings on Monday, his boss alerted the police. Police contacted the sufferer’s circle of relatives in Pakistan and came upon that unknown other people had despatched movies to the circle of relatives appearing the sufferer being tortured and requested for a 50,000 euro ransom for his free up. Police organized an trade for the ransom between the sufferer’s boss and the abductors. Two suspects had been apprehended by way of police once they took the pretend ransom at a bus forestall. They confessed to police that M.S. used to be held in a area within the Arnavutköy district. Police raided the positioning on Wednesday and freed M.S. The 4 suspects protecting him, all Pakistani nationals, had been detained. The sufferer used to be hospitalized for wounds he had suffered all through torture.

In 2017, 4 Pakistanis abducted by way of a gang of Afghan nationals had been rescued in a police operation, once more, from a area the place they had been being held in Arnavutköy as their kidnappers sought ransom from their households. In 2018, a tender Pakistani guy who used to be abducted within the town’s Bağcılar district by way of Pakistani and Afghan kidnappers used to be rescued by way of police.