PIA air hostess among 4 human traffickers arrested



The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Thursday apprehended four human traffickers including a PIA air hostess and her husband from the federal capital and different cities of Punjab.

According to FIA sources, PIA air hostess Amna Shahid and her husband Ahtashamul Haq were arrested from Benazir Bhutto International Airport in Islamabad.

The name of Ahtashamul Haq, a travel agent in Mardan, was included in the Exit Control List (ECL). He was let by immigration authorities to board a Jeddah-bound flight PK-741 along with his wife. On being alerted by the Airport Security Force, the FIA arrested the two accused.

Two other human traffickers were arrested by an FIA team from Kharian and Gujarat. Accused Qamir Abbas and Iqbal were allegedly involved in sending people abroad on fake documents.