The police are verifying a letter written by the Lashkar-e-Tayiba in which it has threatened a series of blasts in Uttar Pradesh. Following this the UP police have sounded a high alert in important places such as Lucknow and Varanasi.
There was a terror attack in Shopian earlier today in which three Army personnel were injured. The explosion took place between the Sugan and Chillapora area in the Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir.
The Lashkar-e-Tayiba has decided to expand its operations and has instructed its cadres to strike at different parts of the country. The outfit had restricted itself to Jammu and Kashmir since the past few years and has now decided that it would expand its network.
The Jammu and Kashmir police filed a chargesheet against 11 persons in connection with the Amarnath Yatra attack. Four terrorists of the Lashkar-e-Tayiba killed in separate encounters are part of the chargesheet.
The National Investigation Agency made some substantial progress when it arrested a suspected Lashkar-e-Tayiba operative who was in touch with Abdul Naeem alias Headley 2.
The Lashkar-e-Tayiba which has kept a close watch on the Rohingya Muslim crisis has once again reached out to them. This time around the outfit has asked members of its financial wing, Falah-e-Insaniyat to get in touch with the Rohingyas.
Security has been stepped up in Manali following information about a Lashkar-e-Tayiba conducting a reconnaissance. Abdul Naeem alias Headley 2 was arrested recently and during his interrogation spoke about his visit to Manali.
Abdul Naeem was roped in on the same lines as David Headley was. His job was to conduct a reconnaissance of vital locations and pass on the information to the Lashkar-e-Tayiba, NIA officials informed.
Investigators in India did a commendable job while probing the 26/11 attack. They said that ten terrorists of the Lashkar-e-Tayiba landed in Mumbai by sea following which they attacked the commercial capital of India.
Nine years have gone since 10 terrorists of the Lashkar-e-Tayiba attacked Mumbai on 26/11. For the family of Tukaram Ombale who was killed while trying to capture Ajmal Kasab, life has not been the same.