Mumbai: The National Investigating Agency (NIA) has arrested two associates of gangster Dawood Ibrahim.
The arrested accused have been identified as - Arif Abubakar Shaikh (aged 59) and Shabbir Abubakar Shaikh (aged 51).
They both are real brothers and were arrested by agency on Thursday evening from their residents in city suburbs.
They will be produced in the special court of NIA today afternoon. Senior NIA official said that both of them known as Shaikh brothers were involved in handling Dawood's illegal activities and terrorist financing in the western suburbs of Mumbai.
(With UNI inputs)