Allahabad: A 10-year-old boy, kidnapped from Mumbai nearly a fortnight ago, was rescued here on Saturday, police said.
Kanhaiyalal, son of a Mumbai-based businessman, was kidnapped earlier this month, Senior Superintendent of Police (Allahabad) Naveen Arora told reporters here.
The kidnappers repeatedly called up the child`s family demanding a ransom of 50,000 and threatened to kill him if their demand was not met, he said.
The calls were traced to Koraon area of the Allahabad district, the SSP said.
The Mumbai and local police raided the area and rescued the child, he said adding three persons, suspected to be kidnappers, were arrested.