RAB rescues 3 abducted masons from Nawabganj
RANGPUR, Sept 13: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)-13 rescued three abducted masons, who were tactfully kidnapped for ransom, from Bhaduria Shalbon area in Nawabganj upazila of Dinajpur on Thursday.
"The rescued masons are: Atikur Rahman Nayan, 35, of Lalmonirhat, Ashraful Islam, 38, of Rangpur and Rafikul Islam, 25, of Gaibandha districts,"" said a press release issued by RAB-13 on Friday.
Earlier, a group of 7 to 8 kidnappers promised jobs for the three masons over cell phone and abducted them from different areas and took them to Bhaduria Shalbon area at 7 pm on Wednesday.
Later, the abductors tied hands and legs of the kidnapped persons, tortured mercilessly and demanded Taka two-lakh ransom for each over cell phone from their relatives for their release.
The abductors also threatened relatives of the victims to kill them and hide their bodies if the ransom amount were not paid timely.