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Police Constable's Son Kidnapped by Cousin, Rescued

Published: 06th February 2016 01:14 PM  |   Last Updated: 06th February 2016 01:14 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

HARDOI: A police constable's 20-year-old son, who was kidnapped by his cousin for ransom, has been rescued and two kidnappers arrested, police said today.        

Manish, a B.Sc student, was kidnapped on Monday after he left home for some work. His family received a ransom call for Rs 30 lakh the day after, Superintendent of Police Umesh Kumar Singh said. Acting on a tip-off, a police team yesterday carried out a raid and rescued Manish.         

Police also arrested two kidnappers -- Manish's cousin and his associate, the SP said.

The police team has been rewarded with Rs 15,000 by the Inspector General of Police for the successful rescue operation, the SP said.   

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