PESHAWAR - The city police foiled a bid of kidnapping of one Muhammad Faisal Khan in the broad daylight in front of a shopping centre here in Tehkal on Sunday.

Faisal Khan, resident of Hayatabad reported to Town Police Station and said some unidentified armed persons tried to abduct him from Abdara road Jehangirabad area but after seeing police van they left him and fled away. He told police that he was parking his vehicle in front of a shopping center, where three armed persons tried to pick up him in their vehicle.