Gangster Ayub Khan arrested
The most wanted gangster of Hyderabad, Ayub Khan, was nabbed by the city police from 39, was arrested by the Hyderabad city police from Gulbarga in Karnataka as he had shifted his base to the neighbouring state temporarily. Task force teams had camped in Gulbarga for the past few days to keep a watch on his movements.
Police officials said they would execute the two non-bailable warrants pending against him and if necessary even invoke the Preventive Detention Act against him. He is accused in 48 cases, including eight murder cases, seven attempt to murder cases, 21 extortions, two cases each of dacoity and robbery, several cases of land grabbing and forcible settlements. Many incidents go unreported because of his fearful reputation. Police estimate Ayub Khan’s property to be worth around Rs 60 crore.