Mumbai, July 18: Mumbai Police Anti-Extortion Cell (AEC) on Wednesday night arrested underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's brother, Iqbal Kaskar's son Rizwan from Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. According to reports, Rizwan was arrested in connections with an extortion case. Rizwan's father Iqbal is currently lodged in Thane Jail. Dawood Ibrahim's Location Not Secret, Pakistan Must Act: MEA.
Reportedly, Rizwan was trying to leave the country. This development comes two days after the AEC arrested Ahmed Raza Wadharia, a close aide of Dawood's gang member Fahim Machmach, in an extortion case. Mumbai Police Arrests Chota Shakeel Aide and Hawala Trader Afroz Wadariya.
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Mumbai Police Anti-Extortion Cell arrested Dawood Ibrahim's brother, Iqbal Kaskar's son Rizwan from Mumbai airport, last night. pic.twitter.com/Fc3YFYNYVY
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"During his interrogation, Rizwan Kaskar's name cropped up. Based on the information, a trap was laid and he was detained at the Mumbai international airport on Wednesday night when he was trying to escape from the country," a senior official from crime branch said.