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Man, son abducted

Special Correspondent

MYSORE: Mystery shrouds the abduction of a civil contractor and his 11-year-old son from the premises of a hospital on Tuesday. The police said that Mohan, a civil contractor from Gummankolli in Kushalnagar, had come to the city along with his son, Tushar, for consultation at a healthcare centre at Yadavgiri.

Eyewitnesses said some unidentified persons forcibly took Mohan and Tushar into a car and sped away. After being informed about the incident by the hospital staff, the police alerted all the check-posts, but no breakthrough was made till late in the evening.