15 ISIS terrorists sentenced in one of a kind Delhi conspiracy case

New Delhi, Oct 17: A special court of the National Investigation Agency has sentenced 15 accused in connection with the Islamic State Delhi conspiracy case.

The NIA said that the ISIS was trying to establish its base in India by recruiting Muslim youth into the ISIS. During investigation, searches were conducted in various cities across the country and 19 accused were arrested. It was revealed that the accused persons had formed an organisation by the name Junood-ul-Khilafa-Fil-Hind (a group seeking to establish Caliphate in India and pledging allegiance to ISIS/ISIL) to recruit Muslim youth to work for ISIS and commit acts of terrorism in India at the behest of one Yusuf-Al-Hindi who was based in Syria.

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