Dawood Ibrahim’s brother Iqbal Kaskar hospitalised after chest pain
Mumbai: Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim’s brother Iqbal Kaskar was admitted to JJ hospital on Monday night, after he complained of chest pain.
Kaskar, 56, who has been lodged in the Thane Central Jail, was referred to the hospital by the prison authorities. Kaskar was brought to the hospital at 10.15 pm.
According to doctors, his condition is stable and his medical evaluation is going on.
Kaskar was arrested by the Thane Police in connection with an investigation into an extortion case in September last year.
Kaskar deported from UAE in 2003, handles Dawood’s real estate
Kaskar was picked up by encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma for his alleged involvement in an extortion case being probed by Thane Police.
Iqbal was trying to extort a builder and after the builder approached the police, Iqbal was picked up from his Nagpada den in Mumbai Central.
Kaskar, who was deported from the UAE in 2003, is suspected to have been operating the real estate business of his brother in Mumbai.