LAHORE: The Anti-Human Trafficking Cell (AHTC) arrested a most wanted human smuggler whose name is placed on serial No 3 of Red Book of 2013-14, said an officer of FIA on Monday.

FIA received a secret information that smuggler Khalid Mehmood was operating an illegal recruitment agency near Australia Masjid Macleod Road. The FIA director constituted a team under the supervision of AHTC Deputy Director Samiur Rehman Khan Jami.

The team conducted raid on the agency and recovered fake travel documents and passports from the possession of accused. The documents recovered included 8 passports containing Iranian visas, blank visa applications forms for Iran, USA, UK and other countries.  A case has been registered against the accused.–Staff Reporter