Bhopal: Guna Additional District Magistrate M Niyaz Khan wants to spend some time with dreaded gangster Abu Salem, who is currently lodged in a high-security cell in he Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai.
According to ANI, Guna Additional District Magistrate M Niyaz Khan has written a letter to the District Magistrate, Rajesh Jain, seeking his permission to spend some time with the gangster in jail.
In his letter, Khan said that he wants to spend at least a month with Abu Salem in jail since he is writing a book on the gangster.
"I am writing my fifth novel which focus on the life of Abu Salem. To study the character and his surrounding, I have requested the government to allow me to go to jail," Khan was quoted as saying by ANI.
Jain has forwarded Khan's request to his seniors in Bhopal for approval.
Khan is said to be working on his writing his fifth thriller novel 'Love Demands Blood' and to complete it, he wants to understand Salem's life more profoundly.
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Interestingly, Abu Salem, who has been booked in as many as 54 criminal cases, has also been a 'lady charmer' and known for his killer looks.