Extortion case: Police custody extends for Dawood Ibrahim's brother Iqbal Kaskar, his aides till Oct 14

ANI | Updated: Oct 10, 2017 19:57 IST

<p>Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 10 (ANI): The <a href="/search?query=Thane Court">Thane Court</a> on Tuesday has extended <a href="/search?query=police custody">police custody</a> for underworld don <a href="/search?query=Dawood Ibrahim">Dawood Ibrahim</a>'s brother <a href="/search?query=Iqbal Kaskar">Iqbal Kaskar</a> and two other till October 14 in connection with an <a href="/search?query=extortion case">extortion case</a>.</p><p>On October 3, they were booked for a new <a href="/search?query=extortion case">extortion case</a> in Thane.</p><p>Earlier in the week, Kaskar and his aide were sent to judicial custody till October 13 by the <a href="/search?query=Thane Court">Thane Court</a> in regards to the same case.</p><p>The <a href="/search?query=Enforcement Directorate">Enforcement Directorate</a> (ED) commenced investigating Kaskar, his aides Israr Z Saiyyad and Mumtaz A Shaikh and others on September 26.</p><p>Kaskar was arrested on September 18 on the charges of extortion from his Mumbai residence after a complaint was filed by a builder, who was facing threats since 2013.</p><p>The builder was taken into confidence and a complaint of extortion was registered at the <a href="/search?query=Kasarvadavali Police Station">Kasarvadavali Police Station</a>.</p><p>It is unclear as of now if Dawood was involved personally in his brother's extortion rackets or not. (ANI)</p>