Will probe role of politicians, Dawood in extortion case: Thane Police

Updated On : 19 Sep , 2017 , 08:15 PM
Will probe role of politicians, Dawood in extortion case: Thane Police
Will probe role of politicians, Dawood in extortion case: Thane Police
New Delhi:

Thane police commissioner Parambir Singh on Tuesday said that the police will probe the involvement of politicians and corporators in connection with the extortion case after they arrested Dawood Ibrahim’s young brother Iqbal Kaskar late night on Monday.

“Some politicians including Corporators could be involved, we are investigating,” he said.

Singh said the police will also probe Dawood’s connection whether he had direct or indirect involvement in the extortion racket.

“Whether Dawood Ibrahim had an indirect or direct involvement in this extortion racket run by IqbalKaskar will be probed,” he said.

The police commissioner said threats were given in the name of Dawood Ibrahim. He said sometimes shooters were brought from Bihar to forcibly evacuate properties.

Threats were given in name of Dawood. Sometimes shooters were brought from Bihar to forcibly evacuate properties,” he said.

First Published : Tuesday, September 19, 2017 04:59 PM

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