LONDON: Two British Pakistanis are charged with money laundering

New Scotland Yard

Here in London two British Pakistanis are charged with money laundering on Thursday.

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According to Scotland Yard, two British Pakistani citizens, 33 year old Syed Anwaar and 35 years old Syed Alam were charged with illegally sending  22 million pound abroad.

Both the accused were charged with the crime under the 2002 crime act.

Scotland Yard sources said that the duo had sent the money from year 2007 to 2010  to Pakistan and Afghanistan adding that the money was earned through smuggling narcotics and was transferred to terrorists.

Syed Alam is in police custody while Syed Anwaar who was discharged on bail is still required.

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