Karachi: FIA arrests agent involved in human trafficking
KARACHI: The Federal Investigation Agency’s (FIA) Anti-Human Trafficking Cell conducted a raid and arrested a travel agent involved in human trafficking.
According to FIA official Akbar Sarki, FIA team conducted a raid at Malir Cantt and arrested suspect Khurram Shehzad on complain of Molvi Zubair.
The officer said that culprit Khurram got almost Rs 254,000 from Zubair for sending him to Masqat with fake work visa. Khurram assured him of Rs 40,000 salary per month in Masqat but Molvi Zubair was deported from Masqat on fake visa. Officer said Khurram, also a private bank official. FIA lodged an FIR against him. Further investigation was underway.
Meanwhile, Air Port Security Force claimed to have arrested a woman Shumaila from Jinnah Terminal Karachi and recovered a huge quantity of narcotics from her suitcase, which was concealed. Shumaila was going to fly Bangladesh from Karachi but was arrested while scanning at departure lounge. Further investigation was in process.