Two hostages freed in Shikarpur

March 24, 2014 Off By Web Desk

Shikarpur: Two kidnapped persons were freed from the clutches of bandits in the jurisdiction of Kot Shahoo police station near Khanpur on Sunday late night.

Two milk sellers identified as Gul Hassan Mekho and Imtiaz Mekho, residents of village Tando Bahar within the jurisdiction of Lakhi Ghulam Shah were kidnapped by unidentified armed men near Mari village some three months ago.

A police party led by SSP Shikarpur Altaf Laghari raided Village Turail Kursi Jatoi in katcha area after encountering recovered both hostages. They also arrested two of the kidnappers identified as Sohrab Kursi Jatoi and Mohub Oad with one Kalashnikov and two shotguns.