NANKANA SAHIB: In line with the directives of Lahore High Court (LHC) judicial bailiff rescued six family members including father and five children from the private jail of a landlord here on Wednesday.
Kausar Bibi had moved LHC seeking recovery of her husband Falak Sher, a son and four daughters who have been taken hostage by an influential landlord in Nankana Sahib andwere being used as forced labours.
On LHC directives a judicial bailiff along with heavy contingent of police conducted operation in a village of Nankana Sahib during which they rescued the captive family.
However, the landlord escaped after getting prior information of police crackdown. A case has been registered against him and efforts were underway for his arrest.