Two siblings proudly owning and running a truck carrier have been on Sunday booked for allegedly ferrying 64 labourers illegally to Uttar Pradesh, Saki Naka police in Mumbai mentioned.
The labourers have been discovered stuffed within the truck within the early hours of the day in Powai, an authentic mentioned.
“Amjad Ali Razzak Shah, 32, who used to be using the truck and his brother Mohammad Shah who owns the car had been booked. They have been charging Rs 2,500 according to particular person to move them to Uttar Pradesh,” an authentic mentioned.
Zone X Deputy Commissioner of Police Ankit Goel mentioned the labourers have been let off whilst civic government have been requested to offer them meals and different elementary facilities.
“We registered a case underneath segment 269 (negligent act prone to unfold an infection of illness unhealthy to lifestyles) and 188 (disobedience to reserve duly promulgated via public servant) of the IPC. Each had been detained,” he mentioned.