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Synonyms for abduct

Synonyms for abduct

to seize and detain (a person) unlawfully

Synonyms for abduct

take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom

pull away from the body

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Police spokesman said on Tuesday that accused Irshad along with his associates abducted two girls, Nadia and her sister Raheela, from chak 235-RB,whereas Usman and his accomplices kidnapped Sobia from chak 4-JB.
Further data, available with The Express Tribune, revealed that a total of 512 children were abducted or went missing during the ongoing year.
Rafaqat Hussain reported to Wah Cantt police that his 18-year-old niece was abducted by four people.
Following this report, IGP Islamabad Muhammad Aamir Zulfiqar took notice and directed DIG (Operations) Waqar Uddin Syed to ensure recovery of the abducted boy and arrest of kidnapper.
Bhat, a rifleman and on leave till the end of this month, was abducted by suspected terrorists from his home.
OKARA -- Four girls were abducted from different areas of the district over the past 48 hours.
SETHARJA -- The residents of village Dato Dasti recorded a protest demonstration for the recovery of an abducted woman on Wednesday.
An MCA in Baringo County has reportedly gone missing after he was abducted by unknown people on Sunday.
It is hard to confirm a lawmaker's claim that Pyongyang agents abducted a North Korean defector-turned-journalist last year and are holding him in a dungeon, South Korea's unification ministry said Monday.
Gunmen on Thursday night attacked a police checkpoint at Ciki Da Falo village in BirninGwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing two policemen, while 18 people were abducted.
WAH CANTT:Two women were abducted in two different incidents in the bounds of the Wah Cantonment police station on Wednesday.In the first incident, Mohammad Asif submitted an application at the Wah police station that three people including one woman abducted his wife while she was alone at her house.
Landikotal -- A welfare organization at Landikotal press club on Thursday provided financial assistance to the relatives of 17 persons who were abducted three months ago from Enzaro-Nao area of Landikotal subdivision.
Israeli military vehicles broke into Teqoua' town, east of Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank, searched many homes, and abducted two children aged 15 and 16.
Islamabad -- At least four persons including two women have allegedly been abducted within the Noon, Aabpara and Koral Police jurisdictions.
Persons suspected to be New People's Army (NOA) rebels abducted last Sunday, Feb.