Politicians' role being probed in extortion racket run by Dawood Ibrahim's brother: Thane CP

The Thane Commissioner of Police Parambir Singh on Monday briefed the media about the big catch of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's brother Iqbal Kaskar and said his arrest is a big crackdown by the Maharashtra Police. Singh informed that police were continuously getting the information of an extortion racket being run in Thane and Mumbai area and after convincing a victim to register a complaint, police arrested Dawood's brother Iqbal Kaskar from sister Haseena Parkar's flat. Assuring stringent action against the people helping Kaskar, Singh said that police are collecting the evidences against them.