Extortionist held in DI Khan
DERA ISMAIL KHAN: The police arrested an alleged extortionist in the limits of Saddar Police Station on Wednesday, sources said.
The sources said unidentified persons were threatening a medical technician, Hamid, who was leading an anti–polio team, to pay them Rs5 million extortion or else his house would be blown up.
Following the complaint, the police raided a house in Puta locality and arrested the alleged extortionist who turned out to be a militant.
The police did not disclose his identity and shifted him to an undisclosed location for interrogation.