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Police arrests man who sought ransom of Rs 20 lakh from Najeeb Ahmed's family

Ahmed, An MSc Biotechnology Student, Went Missing On October 15 After A Scuffle Allegedly With ABVP Affiliated Students At His Hostel On The JNU Campus.

PTI | Updated on: 22 Jan 2017, 07:03:20 AM
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New Delhi :

A man who allegedly made a call to missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed’s relatives demanding Rs 20 lakh ransom for his release has been arrested on Saturday, police said.

The man had made a call to Najeeb’s relatives three days back. He was arrested from Maharajganj in Uttar Pradesh by a Crime Branch team and is being brought to Delhi on transit remand, a senior police official said.

Ahmed, an MSc Biotechnology student, went missing on October 15 after a scuffle allegedly with ABVP affiliated students at his hostel on the JNU campus.

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First Published : 22 Jan 2017, 12:01:00 AM

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