Kidapped Gaya Doctor Couple Rescued in Lucknow
The kidnapped doctor couple from Gaya in Bihar returned home safely. In a joint operation by the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) and the Bihar Police, Dr Pankaj Gupta and his wife Shubhra Gupta were rescued from Lucknow on Wednesday. 9 members involved in the abduction case were claimed to have been arrested by police. Doctor Pankaj Gupta and his wife were found missing since 1st may. As the duo come from prominent business families of Gaya town, their kidnapping has created turmoil in the place.
As per details given by police officials, when Gupta and his wife were driving to Gaya from Jharkhand in an Audi car, a few men in the disguise of police arrived in vans with red beacons and abducted the couple in those veghicles. They also took their along with them.They kept changing vehicles amidst the journey. The kidnapped doctor couple was kept in Sarada apartments in Gomti Nagar area of Lucknow. Doctor Gupta who brilliantly managed to get hold of a mobile phone of one of the kidnappers informed details of the place to his family members, who immediately intimated the same to police. Police officials reached the spot and arrested the accused. Gupta and his wife returned home safe.