Tura | Oct 31, 2018:
The family members of a school teacher cum assistant pastor of a local church in Garo Hills heaved a sigh of relief after their kin managed to escape his captors just hours after being kidnapped by a group of unknown miscreants on Wednesday morning.
The victim, Sundaybirth Ch Marak, who was kidnapped by a group of 6 unidentified miscreants was able to break free from captivity and flee to safety.
Marak was kidnapped from his house in Kakhija in South Garo Hills this morning at about 12:30 am by a group of gun-toting criminals before he was able to make his escape this afternoon.
“He shook off his captors and made his way to the Sibbari outpost. He also gave us the location of where he was taken and we have launched an operation based on his inputs,” said district police chief, Abraham T Sangma.
The teacher is currently in Sibbari outpost where he reached after escaping his captors.
“We have taken him for a medical after his escape. We believe the case to be the handiwork of local criminals and are trying to nab them,” added Abraham.