A outstanding doctor was kidnapped and killed in Northern Afghanistan — regardless of a hefty ransom paid to safe his launch, family members revealed.
Psychiatrist Mohamed Nader Alemi’s physique was picked up by the facet of the street Thursday, two months after he was snatched from Mazar-i-Sharif.
His captors had demanded and acquired $350,000 as a part of a deal to safe his launch.
Alemi had labored at an area hospital in the town, and in addition operated a personal follow.
“My father was badly tortured, there are signs of harm on his body,” Roheen Alemi, the doctor’s son, instructed the Associated Press Friday.
Kidnappings of outstanding folks have lengthy been a standard incidence in Afghanistan and led many native businesspeople to flee the nation through the years.
“The Islamic Emirate is committed to find and punish the perpetrators,” a Taliban spokesman stated of the incident. Saeed Khosty, the nation’s inside minister, instructed the wire service eight suspected kidnappers had been arrested and that two different kidnapped folks had been rescued safely.