Karachi: Man held for trying to extort Rs20m from ex-employer
KARACHI: Ferozabad police on Monday arrested a man who had allegedly demanded extortion money from his former employer. Haroon Bari, the owner of Haroon Textile Mills, informed the police that he received a call on his mobile phone from a man, who demanded Rs20 million in extortion money. The police traced the phone number of the suspect and raided a hideout near Abbas Town situated in the Sachal police limits. The raid led to the arrest of Ali Raza, who told the police that he was a former employee of the textile mills.
He said that when he was sacked from his job he started threatening his former boss and demanded extortion money from him.