Karachi: Citizens Police Liaison Committee, Anti Violent Crime Cell (AVCC) and SHO Ferozabad apprehended a phony Peer Sultan Mehmood within the jurisdiction of Clifton police station.
According to detail, one of the businessmen of PECHS, Karachi has been receiving threats and caller was demanding Rs 5 million extortion money from him.
The case was reported to CPLC, which started investigation with the assistance of AVCC. During the investigation it transpired that a fake spiritual healer Sultan Mehmood and his accomplice Waseem were making extortion calls to people and demanding money.
It further said most of victims were those people who came to get assistance from him. He was extorting money from innocent people in the name of meditation (chilla). A FIR number 154/2014 has been registered against them in Ferozabad Police Station. Further investigation was underway.