Islamabad, March 8 (IANS) Two judges who were abducted from Pakistan’s Balochistan province and kept hostage for nearly 10 days have been rescued, a media report said.
In a joint police operation late Monday night, Naseerabad and Jafferabad police rescued district and sessions judge Sibbi Jan Mohammed Gohar and civil judge Mohammed Ali Kakar from the Jhal Magsi area, Geo News reported.
The two judges were abducted from Jafferabad.
Javaid Gharsheen, a police official from Jafferabad, said security officials received a tip-off regarding the two judges being kept hostage in a village in Jhal Magsi.
During the operation, the captors, however, managed to flee, he said.