Ludhiana, November 18, 2023: As per media reports, an industrialist was shot at after he was abducted by some unidentified assailants for ransom.
According to the Assistant Commissioner of Police, Sumit Sood, Sambhav Jain was kidnapped near his factory at around 8:30 pm on Friday, said
They kept roaming the city for over two hours. They used Jain’s phone to call his wife and demanded ransom.
The kidnappers demanded ransom from the family, who informed the police. When the kidnappers came to know that the police were chasing them, they shot at the industrialist, Sambhav Jain, threw him at Jagraon bridge and fled.
When Jain left from his factory in his car, a motorcycle rammed into his vehicle about one kilometer away, said police.
The moment Jain came out of the car, four more men arrived and bundled him into the back seat of his car and took him along, police said.
The ACP further informed that a case against unidentified individuals was registered and further investigation was underway.
Jain is undergoing treatment at a local hospital, where his condition is stated to be stable.