LAHORE  - FIA arrested a Pakistan Railways officer red-handed while getting illegal gratification from a citizen on Friday.

Muhammad Akram Head Ticket Collector complained to Director FIA that Rana Naveed Iqbal, Assistant Accounts Officer of Pakistan Railways, was demanding Rs35,000 for processing his pension case. On receiving information Director FIA constituted a raiding team headed by Assistant Director FIA Kahlid Anis and Inspector Nayar Tirmizi and others.

The team conducted a raid under the supervision of Magistrate Asad Gujjar and arrested Naveed Iqbal red-handed when he was receiving above said amount.

A case has been registered against him and further investigations are underway.