LAHORE – According to Dr Shabir, he received a computerized letter allegedly sent to him by Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) demanding Rs 1 million as extortion money.
Doctor Shabir reached the decided location a couple of days ago to pay the amount but those who demanded the extortion did not arrive. According to the doctor, he received first letter on January 11 and the second on January 12.
On the other hand, a case has been registered in Ghaziabad police station against unidentified persons for demanding extortion money and threatening the doctor.
It is not for the first time that traders, doctors and other well off personalities have been receiving extortion threats allegedly from the outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in several cities of Pakistan including Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi and others.