Monday, January 29, 2018

Former cricketer Saeed Anwar’s brother-in-law abducted from Lahore

Case not registered ten days after the incident was reported, says family

LAHORE: Former cricketer Saeed Anwar’s brother-in-law was abducted from Lahore by unidentified men. 

Saeed Munir — resident of a private housing colony on Bedian Road — was present in his house when unknown persons entered the premises at 1.30AM and forcefully took him away, a member of his family told Geo News on Monday. 

Munir's wife, Shakila, claimed the police has yet to register a case, after ten days of the incident being reported. 

In an application to the police, Munir's wife states that over 30 kidnappers arrived at her house in cars which had government number plates and abducted her husband.  

"My husband's kidnappers were wearing masks on their faces and four to five of them were dressed in civil attire," Shakila claimed in her application to the local police.. 

The kidnappers also took away a computer, laptop, and many documents, the application added. 

An investigation into the matter is underway, SP Cantonment Muhammad Naveed told Geo News.