Contractor who built Osama`s house arrested

The contractor who constructed the mansion in Abbottabad city where Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed by US forces has been arrested, a media report said.

Last Updated: May 04, 2011, 14:55 PM IST

Islamabad: The contractor who constructed the mansion in Abbottabad city where Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed by US forces has been arrested, a media report said.

Online news agency said that intelligence agency sleuths arrested Gull Muhammad alias Mada. He is aged between 45 and 50.

A TV channel said the compound was built in 2003 and was renovated in 2005.

Helicopter-borne US commandos shot dead Osama bin Laden in a daring raid during the night intervening May 1-2.

IANS