FIR lodged as project director NIIA goes missing since Friday


Islamabad, June 19 (TNS):  A FIR has been registered as the project director of the New Islamabad International Airport (NIIA) went missing under mysterious circumstances late on Friday night.

Air commodore (retd) Shahid Aslam Aslam’s brother-in-law has lodged an FIR with the Margalla Police Station here.

The family, in FIR, feared that Shahid Aslam may have been kidnapped.

Police quoting the family members said that Air commodore (retd) Shahid Aslam, who is the project director of the New Islamabad Airport, left home at around 8:30 on Friday night but he did not return while his phone number was going switched off.

The mysterious disappearance of the top official has raised eyebrows with some suggesting that Aslam may have been kidnapped in an attempt to delay work on the New Islamabad Airport, which is scheduled to be completed by August.