Prominent tradesman and President Zardaris close friend Riaz Lalji has been abducted from Karachi airport today. The case of his abduction has been registered in airport police station. Riaz Lalji reached Karachi from Dubai at 5 am today, where some unidentified people abducted him from the airport. According to CCPO Karachi Waseem Ahmad, the car of Riaz Lalji has been recovered from the vicinity of airport. Riaz Lalji is the owner of Al-Abbas Steel Mills and a very close friend of President Asif Ali Zardari. He was also involved in some cases of NAB and FIA. According to sources, driver and guards of Riaz Lalji are also missing; where as police is claiming this incident as kidnapping. An FIR no. 284 has been registered against unidentified persons in airport police station by Maj (R) Mohammad Tahir.