Kidnapped boy rescued in UP, 9 arrested
Ishan was kidnapped by the group which demanded a ransom of Rs 50 lakh.
Lucknow: A team of STF and local police rescued a five-year-old boy, who was kidnapped 17 days ago, and arrested nine persons including two women from Jai Nagar area here.
Ishan, son of trade tax officer Sunil Kumar Singh, was kidnapped by the group which demanded a ransom of Rs 50 lakh from Singh, Special DG (Law and Order) Brijlal told reporters here today.
The boy was rescued last night with the arrest of five persons, while the rest were apprehended today by the Special Task Force (STF), he said.
The arrested have been identified as Radhey Shyam, Shyam Sunder, Rajesh, Ram Singh, Mukesh, Dharmendra, Beena Devi, Sunita and Nand Kishore, the officer said.