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FIA Islamabad arrests man for secretly filming, blackmailing women

The cybercrime wing of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Tuesday arrested from the capital a man for secretly filming and blackmailing them.
According to senior FIA officials, Amjad is the owner of a local hotel in Vehari and is accused of filming women through secret hidden cameras in the hotel’s rooms.
The agency carried out a raid on the complaint of a woman, who said Amjad recorded her videos secretly and harassed and blackmailed her. He also warned the woman of dire consequences if she filed a complained with the authorities.
During the raid, the FIA discovered hidden cameras in the rooms. FIA officials also said they are investigating whether the man is a part of a network. The Punjab government sprang into action early this year after a customer in Faisalabad found hidden camera in the store of a famous clothing chain.
An inspection team was also formed after the discovery of a hidden camera inside the ladies changing room at a clothing store.