FIA foils passenger’s bid to travel on fake documents

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Staff Reporter

The FIA on Thursday claimed to have nicked a passenger at Allama Iqbal International Airport over attempting to travel on fake documents.

As per details, a passenger named Kaleem was set to fly to Spain from Lahore airport via flight no QR-621 but was caught at the immigration counter of the FIA.

The arrested passenger is a resident of Gujrat.

FIA officials have shifted the arrested person to an anti-human smuggling cell for further investigation.

Earlier on January 28, five individuals were caught by the Civil Aviation Authorities (CAA) for trying to board a flight with fake and counterfeit passports and documents in Islamabad.

According to details, the apprehended individuals were trying to fly out of Pakistan to Malaysia.

According to the spokesperson of the CAA, the individuals were trying to board the flight via regular paper visas while one of them, namely Shahid was willing to travel on a fake E-visa.