KARACHI - A construction company owner was kidnapped from Gulshan-e-Iqbal Saturday. The abduction took place in the precincts of Aziz Bhatti Police Station. The unidentified armed men intercepted the car of Hanif Memon, the owner of Memon Construction, near Gulshan-e-Iqbal Block No-8 and kidnapped him at gunpoint. Memon is stated to be a close relative of Abu Baker Shahkhani of Pakistan Muslim League-N. Following the incident, the CPLC and the AVCC constituted a police party to recover the kidnapped businessman. Memons car was found from the Clifton Block 8 near Defence College area. No FIR was registered till the filing of this story. 25,000 litres of smuggled petrol seized Customs officials Saturday recovered 25,000 litres of smuggled petrol worth Rs 4 million during a raid at the Northern Bypass. They also impounded the oil tanker which was carrying the supply. Customs Intelligence officials informed this scribe that they took the action on a tip-off about an oil tanker coming from the Wazirstan, containing 25, 000 litres of smuggled petrol. They also apprehended two onboard accused, Guddo and Afzal, while further investigation was underway till the filing of this story.