Berhampur, April 26 (LocalWire): Police rescued a contractor and his office assistant from Putibadi-Pathara road today. They were kidnapped at gunpoint on Thursday from Alipur under Ganjam district’s Aska police station area.
Prasant Gouda and Kalia Jena were returning to their village Kotibadi, when seven miscreants allegedly abducted them in a car.
Family members of the victims informed the police about the incident.
Police began combing operation in the area and rescued them.
One of the victims has sustained minor injuries, police said.
The duo did not divulge the reason behind the kidnap and the persons involved, said SDPO Aska, Suryamani Pradhan.
Police is investigating the abduction and said previous enmity could be the reason behind the incident.