NIA on Wednesday arrested 5 terror associates throughout searches at numerous areas in Jammu and Kashmir following registration of a case to unearth a conspiracy hatched by numerous terror teams to hold out assaults within the Union Territory and different main cities, together with New Delhi.
The Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA) had registered the case on October 10 and initiated an investigation.
NIA arrested 5 extra accused individuals specifically Mohammad Haneef Chiralu resident of Srinagar, Hafeez resident of Budgam, Owais Dar resident of Pulwama, Mateen Bhat resident of Shopian, Arif Farooq Bhat resident of Srinagar.
The NIA mentioned preliminary investigation has revealed that the arrested accused persons are terror associates or Over Floor Staff (OGWs) of assorted proscribed terrorist organisations and have been offering logistical and materials assist to terrorists and facilitating them of their nefarious designs.
“Through the searches carried out yesterday (Tuesday), a number of digital units, incriminating Jehadi (holy battle) paperwork and information of suspicious monetary transactions had been seized,” the spokesperson mentioned.
The NIA mentioned the case pertains to info acquired concerning hatching of conspiracy each bodily and in our on-line world for enterprise violent terrorist acts in Jammu and Kashmir and different main cities, together with New Delhi, by cadres of proscribed terrorist organisations Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM), Al Badr and related different outfits and their associates corresponding to The Resistance Entrance (TRF) and Individuals Towards Fascist Forces (PAFF).
“The fear associates/Over Floor Staff of those organisations are conspiring with their handlers and commanders based mostly in a neighbouring nation and likewise indulging in radicalisation of native youth for the aim of recruiting and coaching them in dealing with of arms, ammunition and explosives,” the spokesperson mentioned.
The spokesperson mentioned these terrorists and cadres have affected a number of terrorist acts, together with killing of quite a few harmless civilians and safety personnel, and unleashing a reign of terror within the Kashmir valley, thereby difficult the writ of the state.
The NIA mentioned additional investigation within the case continues.