Pakistani Singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan has been arrested on Delhi Airport. According to a reliable indian news media publication AAJ TAK, the famous singer of the sub-continent was having some ‘undeclared foreign currency’ with him. The Classical singer is now being interrogated by Airport Police officials. Keep checking this page as we will be updating you more about it.
Update1: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan had $US 100,000 currency with him which was undisclosed to the custom authorities, plus two more persons accompanied with him has also been detained.
Update2 : Pakistani Interior Minister Rehman Malik has called Indian Hi-Commissioner Shahid Malik to look into the matter and send him the investigative report.
Update3: Rahat has been detained at Delhi Airport for last 5 hours
Update4: Rahat Fateh arrived in Delhi Airport on a flight from Karachi and was intercepted by personnel from Directorate of Revenue Intelligence acting on some prior information, as told by official sources to a news channel.
Update5: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan was arrested after interrogation of over 6 hours at Delhi Airport. Police will tomorrow bring him to Court.As per Indian Law, flight passengers can only take with them $US 5000. However Rahat was taken along around $US 124,000
via Aaj Tak , Koolmuzone , GEO TV , NDTV INDIA and various other sources