Police have rescued a 10th class student who was abducted from Shad Bagh area of Lahore.
According to police sources, 17-year-old Isha Zulfiqar has been rescued from Pakpattan after which the police left for Lahore with the girl. DPO Sahiwal submitted the recovery report to IG Punjab while CCPO Lahore also apprised Additional Advocate General Punjab of the situation.
Police have also arrested Abid O Elias involved in the kidnapping. Police sources said that the girl is currently with the investigation team and is being brought to Lahore.
Earlier, the Lahore High Court had ordered the IG Punjab to recover the girl child by 10 pm and said that if the girl child was not recovered by 10 pm, the IG Punjab and CCPO would be removed from office.
According to police, Isha Zulfiqar was returning home with her brother after passing 10th class exams when four armed kidnappers abducted the students at gunpoint on the way home.
CCTV footage of the incident was obtained by Express News in which it can be seen that the student was abducted by four armed kidnappers in a white car.
Police had registered a case against three persons including Abid Ilyas on the complaint of father Zulfiqar Ali.