Afghanistan-origin Indian abducted at gunpoint in Kabul, MEA informed15th September 2021
A 50-year-old Afghanistan-origin Indian national was abducted at gunpoint in Kabul. The Ministry of External Affairs has been informed about the incident.
“I have informed about the same to the Ministry of External Affairs and requested their immediate intervention and assistance in this regard,” Puneet Singh Chandhok said.
Puneet Singh Chandhok said, “I have been informed by the Afghan-Hindu Sikh community that Bansri Lal Arendeh was abducted yesterday around 8 am from the vicinity of his shop. He is into the business of pharmaceutical products and was going about his usual routine along with his staff in the shop before the abduction.”
“He along with his staff was abducted, but his staff managed to escape. They were mercilessly beaten by the abductors. This incident happened in the 11th Police district of Kabul,” Puneet Singh Chandhok said.
Bansri Lal Arendeh’s family lives in Delhi NCR. The local community is following up with the concerned officials and a case has also been registered with local investigation agencies and various search operations were launched by his friends during the day to locate him.