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Three human smugglers held

By APP
June 08, 2024
This representational image shows the hands of an incarcerated person. — AFP/File
This representational image shows the hands of an incarcerated person. — AFP/File 

LAHORE: The FIA Lahore anti-human smugglers circle Friday arrested three smugglers, including a woman. 

According to the FIA spokesperson, accused Ayesha received a big amount to send citizens to Dubai and Thailand. She was arrested from Baghbanpura locality.

Sheikh Yusuf extorted Rs400,000 from a citizen to get a Malaysian work permit for him. Accused Yusuf was arrested from Rawalpindi, while a human trafficker Ashraf was arrested from Thokar Niaz Baig as he received Rs300,000 from a citizen to send him to Dubai. 

FIA Lahore zone director Sarfaraz Khan Virk said crackdown on human smugglers will continue vigorously.