Abducted veterinary physician rescued in Rangpur

RANGPUR, May 03, 2019 – Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)-13 rescued
an abducted veterinary physician from Honumantola on the Chiriakhana Road
area in the city in the early hours of today.

“The rescued person is Manik Chandra Mohanta, 25, son of Nittyananda
Chandra Mohanta of village Gara in Kishoreganj upazila of Nilphamari
district,” said a press release issued here this evening.

Earlier, a group of 4-5 kidnappers abducted Manik from Medical Purbo
Gate area in the city on Tuesday night while he was going home after visiting
his relative patient at Rangpur Medical College Hospital (RMCH).

Later, the abductors demanded Taka two lakh ransom from relatives of the
victim.

Being informed, an operational team of the Crime Prevention Special
Company (CPSC) of RAB-13 conducted a raid in the area and rescued the victim
from Honumantola area at 3:30 am today.

“However, none of the abductors could be arrested as they tactfully
managed to escape from the scene,” the release added.