A Russian national reached Chitral for a search of bride
CHITRAL: A Russian national Apegans Yaheslax has arrived
here reportedly in search of a bride for the second time who has
embraced Islam and has assumed the name of Turd Ali.
A police official told Chitral Times that the 28-year old
Russian had arrived here on 25th December last and stayed here for
eight days in search of bride as he was asked to leave the area by
the law enforcement agencies terming his activities suspicious.
He said that the Russian has arrived here again two days ago by PIA
flight and this time he is attired in local dress to dupe the
police and is staying in a hotel.
The Russian had got posters pasted in the walls of the city in Urdu
language in which he has expressed to marry in Chitral and want to
settle here by constructing a home while he has asked the desirous
people to contact him through a mobile phone number.
The police official said that he had offered one million rupees as
reward for helping him in search of bride in Chitral.
He said that a joint investigation team has been constituted to
look into his affairs in detail and ascertain his motives.