PESHAWAR, 13 October: One of the triplets born in the Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) Peshawar has been kidnapped allegedly from the hospital.

Umar Jan, a resident of Kurram Agency, told media persons on Thursday that he was told after ultrasound test of his wife that she will give birth to three babies, including two girls and one boy. However, he said, the boy has been kidnapped after the delivery. Umar Jan said he was also congratulated about the birth of his three children after successful operation of his wife at the hospital. However, he said, he was later told that his wife has given birth to two girls.

On the other hand, the hospital administration said mistake in the ultrasound report caused misunderstanding. It said on complaint of Umar Jan an investigation has been ordered into the incident.