Weapons of Pak origin recovered from Amritsar based operative in Hizbul narco case

New Delhi, July 31: The National Investigation Agency has filed a supplementary chargesheet against one Manpreet Singh in connection with the Hizbul Mujahideen narco terrorism case.

The case was originally registered in Amritsar City following the arrest of Hilal Ahmed. The police had also seized a truck and recovered Rs 29 lakh from his possession. He was an over ground worker and a close aide of Riyaz Ahmed Naikoo the then commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen in Kashmir.

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Amidst ceasefire claims, Pakistan continues to keep J&K on the boil

New Delhi, July 22: With 10 encounters in 20 days in July, the number of terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir this year has gone up to 86. The months of June and July have been particularly active when it comes to anti terror operations and the security forces have gunned down 36 terrorists.

Until July 19, the number of terrorists killed in the Valley stood at 80. Of these 41 were from the Lashkar-e-Tayiba, while the rest were from the Hizbul Mujahideen, Al-Badr, Jaish-e-Mohammad and AuGH, Inspector General of Police, Vijay Kumar said.

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Pakistan funded Rs 80 crore to Hizbul to further terror activities in J&K

New Delhi, July 12: Charges have been framed following an investigation by the National Investigation Agency in the Jammu Kashmir Affectees Relief Trusst (JKART) case of Kashmir.

Charges were framed abasing several persons including those based in Pakistan. Between 2004 and 2011, illegal funding was made to the tune of Rs 80 crore from Pakistan to the Hizbul Mujahideen to carry out terror activities in India. Accused Mohammad Shafi Shah was an active member of the Hizbul Mujahideen and had collected a huge amount of money from Pakistan and distributed the same to the cadres of the terror outfit.

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NIA chargesheets two over ground workers of Hizbul Mujahideen

New Delhi, May 30: The National Investigation Agency has filed a chargesheet against two over ground workers of the Hizbul Mujahideen before a special court in Lucknow. 

The NIA charged Nisar Ahmed Sheikh and Nishad Ahmad Bhat, both residents of Jammu and Kashmir. 

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In Kishtwar conspiracy case, NIA charges 3 Hizbul Mujahideen operatives

New Delhi, May 22: The National Investigation Agency has charged three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists in connection with the Kishtwar conspiracy case. 

The case was initially at Kishtwa relating to the snatching of service weapon of the escort in-charge of DC Kishtwar. 

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Different terror groups, one master: What has made terrorists desperate in Kashmir

New Delhi, Apr 12: On Friday in two different encounters, the security forces gunned down 7 terrorists.

While this was a major boost for the forces, what was interesting was that the terrorists were not part of just one group. 

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Top logistic provider of Hizbul Mujahideen arrested by NIA

New Delhi, Feb 19: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested a person accused of harbouring terrorists and also providing logistics to the Hizbul Mujahideen. 

The arrested has been identified as Taraq Hussain, a resident of Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir.

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Released PDP leader arrested again in terror related case

New Delhi, Jan 11: After he was granted bail by a court of the National Investigation Agency in a terror funding case, PDP youth wing leader, Waheed-ur-Rehman Para was detained again for questioning in a separate terror related case. 

He was detained by the counter Intelligence wing of the Jammu and Kashmir police. While the exact details of the case is not known, a source tells OneIndia that the FIR is an open one. Several of the PDP chief’s (Mehbooba Mufti) relatives have been questioned in the case already. The case was filed after Para was arrested by the NIA, the source also said. 

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Narco terror: Drug proceeds sent to Pakistan and Kashmir says NIA

New Delhi, Jan 06: The National Investigation Agency has filed a chargesheet in the Hizbul Mujahideen narco terror case before the Special Court in Mohali, Punjab.

The case was filed in Amritsar following the arrest of one Hilal Ahmed Shergojri from whom Rs 29 lakh in cash was recovered. The NIA took over the case in May 2020. 

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PDP leader sought Hizbul’s support ahead of 2019 polls

New Delhi, Dec 29: Jailed PDP leader, Waheed Ur Rehman Para, who won the District Development Council (DDC) polls from Pulwama is alleged to have paid the Hizbul Mujahideen to get the outfit’s support ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Para was arrested ahead of the DDC polls in Jammu and Kashmir in connection with the probe relating to suspended DySP Davinder Singh’s links to the Hizbul Mujahideen. 

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