NRI abducted in Koyilandy; Koduvally gold smuggling gang suspected
Kozhikode: A complaint was lodged of kidnapping an NRI from Uralloor in Koyilandy by a Koduvally gold smuggling gang. Ashraf (35), son of Meethal Mammed, was abducted by a 5-member gang that arrived in a car from Koduvally. The incident happened in the presence of his brother Siddhique.
As per the complaint, Ashraf had brought gold from abroad and was kidnapped at gun point for not taking the gold to Koduvally.
The investigation is progressing and police suspect that Ashraf is a gold carrier.