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Kidnappers who demanded ransom in bitcoins held, 8-year-old boy rescued

The Siasat | 20/12/2020 03:55 PM | Click to read full article

In a shocking incident, an eight-year-old boy was kidnapped from Ujire area of Dakshina Kannada and the abductors allegedly demanded ransom in Bitcoin. The minor was later rescued from Kolar on Saturday and six accused persons have been arrested in connection to the case.

The main accused could be a former business partner of the child’s father.