Published On: Sun, Aug 9th, 2015

Indian singer evades his arrest at Lahore airport


mydubai254_1_fullLAHORE: Indian singer known for his bhangra songs Sukhbir Singh on Sunday dodged officials at Lahore airport and fled away after $29000 were recovered from him.

According to details, officials recovered $29000 from Sukhbir Singh’s luggage during checking at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore.

He was arrested for keeping an amount exceeding the limit, however when the Indian singer was being taken for interrogation he somehow sidestepped and fled airport premises.

Singh left behind his luggage and $29000, since then there is no clue of him.

The Airport Security Force (ASF) and Pakistan Customs are both charging each other with the responsibility of the event.

Singh held a Kenyan passport and was set to board Dubai-bound flight PK-203.

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Syed Ammar Alavi

- is Lahore (Pakistan) based journalist & writer with 25-year experience in print, wire and broadcast forms of journalism. His major fields of interest are politics, film,tv,sports, climate change and technology