Fire Brigade employee, his aides working for RAW arrested


Karachi: An employee of Fire Brigade department alongwith his aides has been arrested for their links with the India’s Research and Analysis Wing RAW.

FIA’s anti-terrorism wing had arrested the accused from Civic Centre, Liaquatabad and Khalid bin Waleed road during raids.

Weapons, laptop and mobile phones were recovered from the accused identified as Zafar Khan, Sufyan and Javed Memon.

According to FIA, Zafar Khan on the behest of RAW was invloved in target killings and bomb attacks. He had received terrorism training for 14 months in India. Mehmood Siddiqui group got him military training in New Delhi.

Zafar having an affiliation with MQM-London was an employee of the City Government’s Fire Brigade department. He is expert in making bombs and operating latest weapons.

Officials said that two employees of a money exchange company were also arrested for providing funds to RAW’s sleeper cell. They were identified as Sufyan and Javed Memon.