New Delhi: An associate of fugitive gangster Ejaz Lakdawala, who was earlier associated with Dawood Ibrahim’s D Company, has been arrested by Delhi Police.

Mohammed Yusuf alias Miyan, an Uttar Pradesh-based handler of Lakdawala, was arrested by crime branch on Tuesday.

He was given a contract to eliminate two businessmen of Mumbai and one in NCR, police claimed.

Yusuf, who is from Bareilly, had hired Punjab-based shooters to execute the job, they alleged.