A horse breeding stable, swimming academy, martial arts class were part of the many assets of the Jamaat-ud-Dawa which were seized in Pakistan. In addition to this a vast network of Islamist charities belonging to the Lashkar-e-Tayiba’s financial arms, Jamaat-ud-Dawa and Falah-e-Insaniyat were taken over by Pakistan.
Pakistan took a major step in declaring Lashkar-e-Tayiba boss, Hafiz Saeed as a terrorist. The move comes ahead of the crucial meeting of the Financial Action Task Force to be held next week in Paris. The FATF is an intergovernmental body based in Paris which sets the global standards for fighting illicit finance.
Hafiz Saeed the mastermind of the 26/11 attack and boss of the Lashkar-e-Tayiba has been declared a terrorist by Pakistan. The development comes in the wake of the barricades placed by the members of the Jamaat-ud-Dawa outside the office’s headquarters.
New Delhi: Rs 200 crore was pumped into the Kashmir Valley between 2016 and 2017 to fuel the unrest and also aide terrorists. Out of this the Lashkar-e-Tayiba chief Hafiz Saeed alone funded Rs 12 crore.
There has been a lot of Hafiz Saeed these days. While the world seeks his prosecution, Pakistan makes it clear that ‘saheb’ wont be prosecuted as there is no evidence against him.
For a Prime Minister for whom Hafiz Saeed is Saheb, what evidence can anyone supply to him, BJP’s general secretary Ram Madhav said. His statements comes after Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said in an interview that there was no case against the mastermind of the Mumbai 26/11 attack, Hafiz Saeed.
The BJP likened Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah to Hafiz Saeed, the chief of the Lashkar-e-Tayiba.
Waleed Abu Ali, the Palestine envoy to Pakistan was recalled after he was seen at an event in which Lashkar-e-Tayiba chief Hafiz Saeed was present. It was a matter to which India reacted angrily especially after it had voted in favour of Palestine on the issue of Jerusalem.
New Delhi: There has been an interesting turn of events in the past 48 hours. US President Donald Trump’s New Year tweet, blocking aid to Pakistan and then the ban on Hafiz Saeed’s charities.
United States President Donald Trump has raised the issue of Pakistan’s refusal to act against terrorist groups despite having an obligation to do so and recently, Pakistan has also banned the charities of Lashkar-e-Taiba boss Hafiz Saeed. These are crucial developments where India is concerned as Pakistan has been a perennial problem for long.