LAHORE: FIA arrested a most wanted human smuggler after exchange of fire from Gujrat on Saturday.

The accused name was placed on serial number 36 of the Red Book 2013-14, said spokesman of the FIA.

He said that accused Mirza Arshad Baig son of Allah Ditta resident of Gujrat was involved in several cases of human smuggling and FIA was conducting raids for his arrest. On the day of incident the accused was arrested from Gujrat by a FIA team headed by Khuram Yousaf. When team tried to overpower him, the accused opened fire on raiding team. Fortunately all the team members remained safe and accused was arrested. The accused was involved in many cases of human smuggling and had minted millions of rupees from innocent people on the pretext of sending them abroad.–Staff Reporter