Atiq Ahmad's brother ex-MLA Ashraf booked

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Atiq Ahmad's brother ex-MLA Ashraf booked

Prayagraj : Ateeq Ahmad's his younger brother, Khalid Azim alias Ashraf, a former MLA, has been charged with extortion on a complaint by local resident on Monday.

Surajpal, a resident of Prayagraj's Dhoomanganj locality, filed a complaint. Surajpal, the complainant, stated had just purchased land in Asadullah Pur of Bhiti village in Dhoomanganj.

As he was ready to commence construction work, some people approached him and demanded Rs 20 lakh. The men stated that Khalid Azim alias Ashraf owned the property. When Surajpal refused to pay, he was threatened with death and beaten with sticks. They urged him not to tell anybody about what had happened.

In-charge of the Dhoomanganj police station filed a case against several persons, including Ashraf. Several cases against Atiq Ahmad, his younger brother, and both sons have already been filed.