Police rescued an abducted schoolboy from Shimulia ghat at Louhajang upazila of Munshiganj district yesterday afternoon, reports our correspondent.
The victim is Mahsin Munshi, 10, son of Shikander Munshi of Pashchim Nawduba village in Jajira upazila of Shariatpur, and a Class IV student of Majidkandi Government High School in the area.
A gang picked up Mahsin on his way to school in the morning, said family sources.
The family members then informed police about the matter.
When a launch reached Mawa ghat at around 12:30pm, the boy started crying, said Assistant Sub-Inspector Abul Kalam of Louhajang Police Station.
Kalam rushed to the spot and rescued the boy.