Businessman kidnapped for ransom in UP
Etawah (UP): A dairy business owner was kidnapped here by six armed persons, who later gave a ransom call to his family demanding Rs 40 lakh for his release.
The car-borne kidnappers abducted businessman Rajesh Tewari, a resident of Havra village of the district, and his helper from the Etawah-Mainpuri road last night, police said on Wednesday.
They later released the helper near Balrai area, after which he narrated the sequence of events to the police, they said.
Tiwari`s wife has received a ransom call demanding Rs 40 lakh for his husband`s release, they said, adding that efforts are on to get the businessman released.
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