Two arrested in Antop Hill kidnap case

Police arrested two people in the kidnapping of six-year-old Prahlad Gupta,24 hours after he was rescued from the clutches of his kidnappers.

Written by Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: February 11, 2009 12:33 pm

The Antop Hill Police arrested two people in the kidnapping of six-year-old Prahlad Gupta,twenty-four hours after he was rescued from the clutches of his kidnappers. Prahlad was abducted from outside his house on Saturday with his father Om Prakash Gupta having received a call from the kidnappers within half an hour of Prahlad’s disappearance.

“We have arrested two persons in the crime and one of them is known to Om Prakash Gupta,Prahlad’s father,” said Deputy Commissioner of Police,Zone IV,Sanjay Baviskar.

Meanwhile,Gupta was ecstatic about the arrest and praised the police for their prompt action. “The police had accompanied me to all those places where the kidnappers had summoned me. One of them even waited with me through the night near Airoli toll post and it is a relief that the culprits have been arrested,” said Gupta.

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