Police involved in extortion at Karachi; AIG
25 October, 2013
KARACHI: Additional Inspector General of Karachi Police, Shahid Hayat has admitted that policemen were involved in extortion and 110 personnel had been suspended so far in connection with this menace.
Hayat speaking to businessmen at the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) said that if the volatile situation in port city was not resolved it would be difficult to stabilise the country.
The police chief informed businessmen that extortion calls were being made from unregistered SIMs and the CIA was working to resolve this matter. "We have received a GSM locator and policemen are being trained."
Hayat added that the number of target killers had decreased in Karachi.