Mardan - Unidentified gunmen kidnapped a man form the limits of City police station in the broad daylight, police sources said.

Noorzada son of Abdul Mateen, resident of Muslimabad Kanal road reported to the police that his nephew Ismael was buying fruits near Bilal Mosque when some unidentified gunmen reached in a motor car kidnapped him. Police registered an FIR and started investigation.

Meanwhile, kidnapping for ransom incidents have been increased in the district during the last few days, as on October 1, a 4-year-old child namely Samiullah was abducted from Shergarh area and the kidnappers demanded Rs70, 00,000 ransom of his family. On October 6, a person namely Mohammad Hussain was kidnapped from Charssada road and the kidnappers demanded 2 crore rupees as ransom money from his family.