Bullet riddled dead bodies of three abducted persons including a tribal elder were recovered here on Thursday.

According to Levies sources, security officials took into custody three dead bodies lying in Boghra area after the locals spotted them.

Identity of the deceased was confirmed as Haji Mullah Hayat Khan, a local tribal elder Muhammad Issa and Hajji.

The bodies were shifted to Civil Hospital Chaman for medico-legal-formalities.

Levies sources said that the three slain persons were kidnapped from Chaman Bypass a month ago.