LAHORE: Shahbaz Taseer, the son of Ex-Governor Punjab Salman Taseer who reached Lahore from Quetta in a chartered plane was greeted by his family members at Lahore airport on Wednesday.

He was released four years after he was kidnapped by armed gunmen on August 26, 2011 from Gulberg in Lahore. Taseer was shifted to his house from airport in a bullet-proof car amid tight security.

Roads leading his house had been sealed, while the heavy contingents of security personnel had been deployed in adjourning areas.

Taseer, 33, was taken into custody by security forces from a restaurant in the Kuchlak area of Balochistan on Tuesday.