Lahore: FIA nabs human smuggler
LAHORE: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested a key human smuggler, Muhammad Sharif Shahani (45) s/o Haji Qaiser r/o Basti Chah Hazary Wala Kot Mubarak Junubi Tehsil District Dera Ghazi Khan, whose name was included in the Red Book 2009 and involved in over 18 cases of human trafficking, The Nation quoted FIA spokesman as saying on Tuesday. His name appears at Sr Nos 48 & 70 of the FIA Red Book 2009 of human traffickers and smugglers. He is involved in illegally sending people to Gulf countries including Muscat, Oman and Europe through Iran. The proclaimed offender is wanted in 18 cases registered u/s 3 & 4 of the Prevention and Control of Human Trafficking Ordinance 2002 read with 17/18/22 Emigration Ordinance, 1979 at FIA PS Multan (Detail of FIRs: 22/06, 30/06, 419/06, 26/09, 27/09, 29/09, 31/09, 32/09, 46/09, 58/09, 66/09, 67/09, 76/09, 10/10,11/10, 12/10,28/10 & 32/10).