Police have arrested three persons from Itahari on the charge of taking a youth hostage after the abduction.
Among the arrested are Sangeet Thapa, 25, of Itahari Sub-Metropolis-7, Anish Karki, 19, and Siddharth Rai, 23, of Itahari-8.
They are accused of beating 22-year-old Hostage Nirmal Shrestha of Itahari-4.
According to SP Sanjay Singh Thapa of Sunsari, the three were arrested while they were taking Shrestha to Phulbari Toll in Itahari-8 and beating him blindfolded.
According to the police, the cause of the incident is yet to be revealed.
According to SP Thapa, the investigation into the abduction and hostage-taking case has been extended against the three arrested persons.