Drop scene in the medical student Dua Mangi kidnapping case in Karachi
KARACHI – Drop scene in the medical student Dua Mangi kidnapping case in Karachi.
A 20-year-old female law student Dua Nisar Mangi – who was kidnapped from Karachi’s Bukhari Commercial in the DHA early on Sunday – has returned home safely on Friday night. The police authorities believed that law student Dua Mangi was kidnapped for ransom. Dua’s family has refrained from any talks with the media on the matter.
South Zone DIG Sharjeel Kharal, in a statement on Thursday, stated: “It appears to be a case of kidnapping for ransom […] it has been ascertained through investigation that the student was kidnapped for ransom.”
According to a Karachi police spokesperson, police were investigating the case from different aspects and more than a dozen persons had been questioned.
The police and Citizens-Police Liaison Committee were also probing into the case from the perspective of a past kidnapping case, according to a police statement.
Dua’s family members had also received suspicious phone calls on the internet from suspected kidnappers, and subsequently informed the police about it.
After that information, police widened the scope of investigations into the case, and have been examining previous kidnapping for ransom cases to trace any evidence for the suspects. Many previous unresolved cases are also being investigated.
According to earlier report, the perpetrators took off with Dua in a grey Honda Civic, the model of which was around four years old.
Police also investigated the cell phone data of both the victims and geo-fencing of the site will also be carried out.