PESHAWAR (Online): The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Salah-ud-Din Khan awarded Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) officers and jawans with cash prizes and commendation certificates on safe recovery of six kidnappers as well as arresting kidnappers involved in these cases in a ceremony held at CPO Peshawar Monday.
According to details in the first quarter of the current year Ayaz was kidnapped from jurisdiction of Faqir Abad police station, Zulfiqar form PS Gulberg, Abdul Wahid from PS Chamkani, Imran from PS Pahari Pura and Abbas from PS Swabi. The kidnappers were demanding millions of rupees as ransom money for their safe release. The CTD team in different raids conducted in the province recovered all the six abductees safely and arrested majority members of the 3 kidnappers group involved in these cases.
One kidnapper from Swabi was recovered in handcuff. All the arrested kidnappers confessed their crime before the court, while the kidnappers had also identified all the abductors during court proceeding.
Addressing the ceremony the IGP Khan appreciated the courageous performance and professional commitment of the CTD team by saying that the achievements made by Counter Terrorism Department against dreaded terrorists and kidnappers will find place in the annal of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police history.
He felt proud on the performance of CTD Police added that public confidence on CTD has increased manifold due to its continues success against the terrorists especially the kidnappers. The IGP directed the awardees to further pull up their sleeves against terrorists and kidnappers and foil their nefarious designs well in time.
On this occasion the IGP awarded SPs Falak Niaz Khan, Jouhar Shah, Tariq Habib and Waqar Ahmad, DSP Arshad Khan, Inspectors Farooq Zaman and Muzaffar Khan, Sub Inspector Ali Bahader, ASI Said Malook and Constables Shaheen Shah, Nafees-ud-din, Sher Ali, Nizar Ali, Muheet, Tariq and Amjad with cash prizes and commendation certificates.
Principal Staff Officer to IGP Captain (R) Mansoor Aman was also present on this occasion.