3 extortionists including policeman held: DIG

September 4, 2013 Off By Web Desk

QUETTA: Three extortionists including a policeman have been rounded up. Investigations into Police lines suicide attack, murder of SGO City Mohibullah and Jama Farooqia were underway.

This was stated by DIG Investigation Syed Mobin at a Press conference here Wednesday.

He aid CIA police in its organised actions arrested three bhatta khor and arrested three accused Arshad Ali, Muhammad Akram and Khalid Mahmood and recovered one kalashinkov and three sims and cell phones. Of these included one policeman. He has been supporting them in every activity.

DIG investigation said in other incidents of abduction for ransom, theft of vehicles and motorcycles were being probed and efforts underway to arrest accused. He aid incidents of theft of vehicles and motorcycles have decreased considerably.

He aid arrested accused contact 15 people and received bhatta form eight of them. When these accused contacted people they demand Rupees 1 to 1.5 million ransom and showed them as Baloch. Infact they are settlers and they received bhatta from settlers mostly.

He said there are four groups involved in abduction for ransom. Police has established access with two of them and soon they would be taken into custody. He said during six months 31 incidents of kidnapping were reported and 27 accused involved were arrested.

He said Jama Farooqia incident was purely tribal and FIR of the incident has been registered. Police was investigating the incident and two accused have been arrested along with weapons of offence.

Answering a question Mobin Ahmed said investigation into murder of SHO City Mohibullah and suicide attack in Police line were underway and soon accused involved would be arrested.