Karachi: Fake work permits issuer held
KARACHI: As reported by the Dawn News on Saturday, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday arrested an employment agent allegedly involved in issuing fake work permits following the arrest of eight people at Quaid-e-Azam International Airport who were travelling to Oman on fake documents. Sources in the FIA Anti-Human Trafficking Cell said that their staff posted at the airport detected fake work permits of eight people who were going to Muscat. “During questioning they informed the FIA officials that an employment agent Waseem provided them with the fake work permits. After establishing his whereabouts, we arrested the accused in Gulshan-e-Iqbal on Friday,” additional director of the Anti-Human Trafficking Cell, Asif Ajaz, told Dawn News. “We will raid his office to find records in order to find out his past activities,” the additional director said. An FIR in connection with the arrest had been registered at the Anti-Human Trafficking Cell, officials said.