Extortionist arrested in Swat
MINGORA: The police arrested an alleged extortionist in Kanju tehsil of Swat district on Tuesday, official said. Talking to reporters, the in-charge of the Banr Police Station Muhammad Anwar Khan said that unidentified persons had been threatening the members of the Sikh community to seek extortion money.
He said that the police tracked one of the accused identified as Naeem Khan, hailing from Kanju, who had used his father’s CNIC in the transaction. He said that his father Bachazada had been working abroad while his son was extorting innocent people. The police registered the case under sections 387 and 507 Pakistan Penal Code against the accused and started an investigation.