PESHAWAR  - Motorway Police on Wednesday saved a police officer who has been deployed for security of Dr Shakil Afridi from kidnappers by foiling a kidnapping bid. According to Motorway Police, Inspector Sajid Mumtaz was travelling near Toll Plaza at Motorway when some unidentified men attempted to kidnap him which was foiled by motorway police. Unidentified kidnappers were forcibly taking the Inspector to their car but police deployed on Motorway reached the spot and the kidnappers leaving the Inspector managed to flee from the scene, police sources added.     

Inspector Sajid said that he was receiving threats for kidnapping on his phone.