The managing director of Alstom India, Rathin Basu, has been rescued after being kidnapped on Friday.

Mr. Basu was kidnapped from Alstom’s (Euronext: ALO) office but rescued by police early on Saturday. Three individuals have been arrested following the incident
Rathin Basu
The executive told media that he was fortunate to be able to subtly indicate his predicament to his family.

“I mostly speak with my family in my native Bengali language…when I was allowed to speak with my family at gun-point; I spoke with them in Hindi language and dropped certain hints. That was sufficient for them to contact the police.”

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