Mumbai, Dec 19 (mb): The LT Marg police have arrested eight persons, including a Kalbadevi trader, in a kidnapping case involving a cloth broker and demanding a Rs3 lakh ransom.
The police rescued Dhiraj Kumar Tiwari, 28, from a ground floor flat of Awwal Manzil at Dongri, where he was confined for 24 hours.
The police were acting on a complaint lodged by Nagarjun Tiwari, 35, a Kalyan-based businessman, who stated that his younger brother Dhiraj had gone missing from on December 13.
When one of the alleged kidnappers (Shakeel) called Nagarjun for a ransom, he admitted knowing Dongri area well. Taking a cue, the police zeroed in on the alleged kidnappers and freed Dhiraj.