In a big setback to the Indian agencies, the authorities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have reportedly given custody of Farukh Devdiwala – one of the most wanted terror suspect and an accused in BJP leader Haren Pandya’s murder – to Pakistan.
According to reports, Farukh Devdiwala, who is a close associate of fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, was recently nabbed in Dubai along with a man called Sam who hails from Jogeshwari locality in Mumbai.
Sam too has been handed over to Pakistan, sources claim. The deportation of the two was reportedly done a week ago. Devdiwala was apprehended in UAE following specific inputs provided by the Indian agencies.
The Indian officials were probing a terror module run by Devdiwala along with Pakistan’s notorious spy agency ISI when they got to know about his presence in UAE and consequently informed the authorities there.
However, in a dramatic turn of events, Pakistan later claimed that Devdiwala was not an Indian but a Pakistani national. Read More