Mullah Mansour owns a mobile phone company in Dubai

NEW YORK:Taliban leader Mullah Muhammad Mansour has multiple businesses in Dubai – a tourist haven for western people – with fake names and he also owns a mobile phone company.Based on interviews with present and former colleagues and government officials, a profile by the US paper showed that Mullah Mansour was revealed to be not only wealthy but well-travelled and well-protected.According to the paper, the Taliban leader has been running business with fake names, while the main source of his wealth was smuggling drugs. “Although he is on the UN no-fly list, Mullah Mansour has repeatedly taken flights,” the report quoted a senior Afghan intelligence official as saying.“Often his destination has been Dubai in the United Arab Emirates from where he also runs a number of businesses – including a mobile phone company – while Pakistan has freezed assets of Mullah Mansour,” it added.

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