Taliban kidnaps 400 boarders and staffers of a boarding school
Taliban whose ideology includes 'No education' has kidnapped 400 boarders and staffers of a boarding school. Cadets (boarders), under the protection of a security detail, were headed towards Bannu when they were kidnapped by Taliban who came in 20 vehicles. However, 17 cadets, traveling in a vehicle that was heading the convoy, managed to escape from there.
Militants have kidnapped cadets and staffers of Razmak College who were heading to Bannu from the College.
Taliban militants kidnapped about 300 students, teachers and their relatives travelling in a convoy of mini-buses in North Waziristan on Monday, Reuters quoted police as saying.
UPDATE # 1
Taliban militants in northwest Pakistan kidnapped about 400 students from a military-run college on Monday along with their teachers and relatives.
Taliban militants in northwest Pakistan kidnapped up to 400 students from a military-run college, with teachers and relatives, on Monday as they were traveling in mini-buses, police said.
UPDATE # 2
Scores of students and staff members of Cadet College Razmak were recovered in a military operation, the Inter Services Public Relations said on Tuesday.
Pakistan Army and FC recovered all the students and staff of Razmak Cadet College, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) spokesman said Tuesday.
UPDATE # 3
At least twenty cadets of Razmak Cadet College are yet to be recovered, said principal of the college.
UPDATE # 4
Distraught parents gathered outside a government office on Wednesday saying their children were missing after troops rescued 81 people abducted by Taliban militants.