CANNING: Three alleged kidnappers have been arrested and the hostage has been rescued in West Bengal‘s South 24 Parganas district, police said on Sunday.
Law enforcers traced the location of the kidnappers and carried out the rescue operation at Magrahat in Joynagar police station area on Saturday night, an officer said.
A man was kidnapped near Krishnamohan railway station on September 2 while he was going to Baruipur for some work, he said.
The kidnappers had later called up his family and demanded Rs 2 lakh as ransom, the officer said, adding that a manhunt has been launched to nab the accomplices of the accused trio.