A madrasa student, who was reportedly abducted from Chittagong on September 5, was rescued from Biponibagh Bazar area of Chandpur district town on Tuesday.
The victim was identified as Jashedul Islam, 16, a student of Halishohor Al-Jamia Islamia Baitul Karim Madrasha in Chittagong city and son of Joynal Abedin of Sandwip.
Two people were following Jashedul while he was returning home from the madrasa on September 5 and kidnapped him after placing a handkerchief poured with chloroform on his mouth, said Sub-inspector Momin of Sadar Model Police Station.
Later, the kidnappers took him to Chandpur district town and kept him confined in a room for six days.
Later on Tuesday, Jashedul managed to flee the spot and took shelter at a shop in the area around 11 pm.
On information, police rescued him and informed his parents.
However, police could not manage to arrest anyone in this connection yet.