Troops of Operation Thunder Strike have rescued six students of Government Day Secondary School, Gwagwada in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State abducted on their way to school on Thursday morning.
The Deputy Director Public Relations of One Division Nigeria Army Kaduna, Colonel Ezindu Idimah, who made this known in Kaduna, also revealed that three motor boys were rescued while four suspected bandits were neutralised by the troops.
He explained that all the students abducted by the bandits were rescued safely and re-united with their families.
Idimah added that one AK47 rifle with seven rounds of seven point six two mm special ammunition and a pump action gun with ten cartridges were recovered by the troops.
According to him, the troops are currently combing the entire forest in search of the bandits.