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Dawood Ibrahim’s key aide, Jabir Moti, held in London

It is learnt that Jabir Moti was arrested by London Police at a star hotel on Friday and has been produced before a court, according to a news report.

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Jabir Moti passport states that he is a resident of Karachi and is 48 years old.  (Source: ANI/Twitter)

Mafia don Dawood Ibrahim’s key aide, Jabir Moti, has been detained in London by security agencies, news agency ANI reported on Sunday. Moti, a Pakistan national, is believed to be in charge of Ibrahim’s finances.

It is learnt that Moti was arrested by London Police at a star hotel on Friday and has been produced before a court, according to a news report.

It is not clear on what charges Moti is currently being held. The news report claims that Moti holds a 10-year UK visa and is a permanent resident of Hungary. He is also a citizen of Antigua and Dominican Republic, the report added. His passport states that he is a resident of Karachi and is 48 years old.

In 2016, the Indian intelligence has intercepted a call between Moti and one of Ibrahim’s henchmen, Khalique Ahmed, and learnt that the underworld don was cheated by the latter of Rs 40 crore.

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Khalique was supposed to send Rs 40 crore through hawala channels but reportedly disappeared with the money.