KARACHI: Javed Khanani, director of money changer Khanani and Kalia International and a famous businessman, allegedly committed suicide in Karachi on Sunday.

Khanani and Kalia Exchange director Javed Khanani fell to his death from an under-construction building in Muhammad Ali Society.

A spokesman for the Sindh Police, in a statement said, as per initial information, he fell from the 8th floor of the building in the limits of Bahadurabad Police Station.

“He entangled in electric wire and hit the ground,” he added.

Javaid Khanani was alone and on a routine visit to the construction site, he said, adding that his business partners were at a nearby office when the incident happened.

The spokesman said that Javaid Khanani was taken to a private hospital by one of his partners where his family reached after hearing about the incident. The family immediately took the body from the hospital without fulfilling any police/medico-legal formalities.

“So far they are not willing as they are claiming it a suicide/accidental incident,” the spokesman said.

He further said several labourers were taken to the police station for interrogation from the incident site. “No CCTV/eye witness have been so far accessible,” he added.

Javed Khanani had Money Laundering charges and was arrested along with his brother Munaf Kalia by FIA in dramatic raid in November 2008.

Multiple cases were registered against them in Karachi, Lahore and Abbottabad, for running a hundi/hawala operation, among other affiliated charges.

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