LAHORE - An FIA team yesterday arrested three people for their alleged involvement in human smuggling, said a senior officer of the agency.

Khalid Anees, Deputy Director in Gujranwala region, said the accused used to lure people from different parts of Punjab, on the pretext of sending them abroad for lucrative salaries.

They are identifed as Ijaz Ahmad and Muhammad Khalid Saeed, residents of Gujranwala, and Muhammad Saif Ullah alias Ashraf.

Cases have been registered against the accused, the officer added.