ATTOCK (INP): Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Saturday claimed to have arrested a suspected dealer of illegal money exchange and money laundering and seized huge amount of foreign currency from his possession.
According to FIA sources, the FIA Corporate Crime Circle personnel took action against dealers of illegal money exchange in Attock and arrested an accused named Naseer Ahmed who involved illegal business of hundi/hawala.
He was sending money abroad without taking permission from State Bank of Pakistan.
FIA confiscated Saudi Riyal of more than 14,000, over 5,800 Dirhams and 1,000 US dollars from his possession. FIA authorities after registering a case of money laundering against the accused shifted him to unknown place for further investigations.
D I KHAN (INP): At least four people died and six others were injured when an over speeding oil tanker hit a pickup here on Wednesday.
Police said that the accident took place near Chowk Waziristan locality of Dera Ismail Khan where recklessly driven oil tanked collided with a pickup.
Four people died on the spot in the accident while six others were seriously injured as the pickup was adversely damaged in the accident. The bodies and injured were shifted to hospital for medico-legal formalities.
The police impounded both vehicles and after registering a case into the incident have started efforts for oil tanker driver at large.
JAMSHORO (INP): At least two people died and eight others were injured in multiple collision of vehicles here on Wednesday.
Police said that three over speeding vehicles collided with each other near Loni Kot area of Jamshoro.
Two people died on the spot in the accident while eight others were injured and rushed to hospital for treatment where condition of some was stated to be critical.
The police impounded all the three vehicles and after registering a case into the incident started an investigation.
MULTAN (NNI): Authorities in Multan have launched a crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses and confiscated 5,200 kilogrammes of unhygienic meat.
The move came on the directives of Deputy Commissioner Multan Nadir Chatha in which four people were arrested and seven meat shops sealed.
The crackdown against illegal slaughter of animals in the walled city (Hano ka Chaja) and Awan Pura areas of the city was carried out by Multan Municipal Corporation Chief Officer Ahmed Khan Watoo, Deputy Director Tahir, Dr Mehtab, Dr Usman, Dr Jawad, Dr Fahad of the Livestock Department, the Civil Defence staff and DSP Mustafa Pehwar.