GUJRANWALA: The district police on Saturday recovered a minor boy 10 hours after he was kidnapped from Shaheenabad.
Model Town DSP Mian Tauseef said four-year-old Ayan Ali was playing in his house when some people barged in and kidnapped him.
The city police officer directed the Dhulley station house officer to recover the boy.
Police arrested Farkhanda Bibi and her accomplices, who confessed to the kidnapping during interrogation.
Police said Ayan’s father lived abroad and Farkhanda was his second wife, who confessed to kidnapping the boy because of hatred for him.
Ayan was recovered from Khanqah Dogran in Sheikhupura and returned to his mother. A case was registered against the suspects.
Separately, police also claimed to have arrested three drug dealers and seized four kilogrammes of hashish from their possession.
A case was registered against them.
City Police Officer Moeen Masood told the media that Baghbanpura and Nosheran Virkan police arrested drug dealers Ghaffar, Ameen and Muhammad Arshad, and seized 4kg hashish from their possession them.