Arm force rescued four labors after 25 hour of captivity
After 25 hour of captivity, arm-force rescued four log-labors from Dawchari of Alikadam on Monday at 3 PM; Major S M Mehehi Hasan Al Amin confirmed the news. Additionally abductees are now in safe hands, he added.
Local source said these four worked under Alhaj Kutub Uddin Sawdagar, businessperson of Chakaria, Sawdagar is trading log. Rescued four are; Abdur Rahim (30), Md. Eusuf (26), Abdul Khalek (25) and Poran Tanjangga (30). Chainkha UP member Shahidul Alam confirmed and said two labors are residents of his area.
Army and police source said earlier Sunday four woodmen were abducted by a group of armed member of Mro National Party (MNP) and demanded taka five Lac for releasing. Police and Army run an operation immediately by the abduction, when informed by Sawdagar, no suspect is in custody though.
Log trader Kutub Sawdagar said, abductors demanded one Lac ransom though they wanted 5 Lac primarily, I had no other way but asking help of Army and Police. It is very pleasing when Army and police on its action they released them.
For last several months, MNP is becoming stronger and operated several killing, extortion, coercion, rape and many other illegal activities in Alikadam, Thanch and Ruma.