A school teacher, who
is also a church leader, was kidnapped by armed miscreants
from his home in South Garo Hills district in the early hours
Wednesday, police said.
The upper primary school teacher, identified as
Sundaybirth Ch Marak (43), was sleeping at his Kakhija village
home, when a group of six men came to his house and two
persons knocked on his door, SP of South Garo Hills district,
Abraham T Sangma, said.
When Marak went to open the door, he was immediately
taken away by two armed assailants at around 12:30 am, he
Marak is a teacher in the Kenegre Upper Primary School
and the assistant pastor of the Lower Kakhija Baptist Church.
He is also the elder brother of Garoland State
Movement Committee (GSMC) co-chairman, Balkarin Ch Marak.
"Two people came with guns and took him from his
house. He was scared after seeing the guns and left without
resisting. We appeal to his abductors to release him without
harm as he has three children and is also a church elder,"
Balkarin Ch Marak said.
Search operations have been launched by the police,
the SP said.
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