Guwahati: NIA charges 8 from ULFA in grenade lobbing case

ULFANew Delhi, Nov 12: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a charge sheet against 8 persons in connection with a grenade lobbing case in Guwahati.

The accused who are part of the proscribed organisation ULFA, have been charged with conspiracy, acts of terror, waging war against India, illegal possession of arms and ammunition, illegal use of explosives and also harbouring terrorists.


NIA arrests Laskhar’s fund raiser

nialogonewNew Delhi, Nov 12: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested one Javed Ali for his role in funding an operative of the Lashkar-e-Tayiba, Sheikh Abdul Nayeem.

The probe by the NIA revealed that Javed, a resident of Khampur District, Muzzafarnagar in Uttar Pradesh is closely associated with the Lashkar-e-Tayiba. He has been accused of arranging funds through hawala channels from Saudi Arabia.

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Will kill Virat Kohli: New terror group prepares hit-list sends it to NIA

New Delhi, Oct 29: An outfit which calls itself the All India Lashkar-e-Tayiba has warned that it would assassinate several persons including Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli.

The letter sent to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has a hit list of important persons the outfit wants to target. The hit-list has several names which includes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, senior BJP leader L K Advani, Home Minister Amit Shah, President of India Ram Nath Kovind and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

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Kerala ISIS: Accused persons were planning suicide attacks in India says NIA

riyas-aboobackerNew Delhi, Oct 25: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a charge sheet against one person from Palakkad in Kerala in connection with an Islamic State-related case.

The NIA charged Riyas Aboobacker in connection with a case registered in 2015. The case pertains to the criminal conspiracy hatched from mid-2015 onwards by 14 accused persons from Kasaragod district of Kerala and their associates, to physically join and support the terrorist organisations ISIS in Afghanistan/Syria.

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Zakir Naik a common factor in the radicalisation of ISIS recruits: NIA IG

zakirnaikNew Delhi, Oct 14: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) said that the accused in a majority of the ISIS cases were radicalised through the videos of Zakir Naik. This is why a case was registered against Naik and others, Alok Mitta, IG NIA said.

Speaking at a conference of anti-terror teams, he said that the agency had arrested 127 people from different parts of the country in connection with ISIS case. The largest number of people were arrested from Tamil Nadu (33), Uttar Pradesh (19), Kerala (17), Telangana (14), Maharashtra (12), Karnataka (8) and Delhi (7).

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NIA arrests key suspect in murder of Arunachal Pradesh MLA

New Delhi, Oct 07: The National Investigation Agency has arrested a key accused in the murder of Arunachal Pradesh MLA, Tirong Aboh. The NIA arrested Ellie Ketok, a self-styled Sgt. Major of NSCN-IM and area commander of Tirap area. He was part of the killing team and fired upon the MLA on May 21 2019.

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As NIA takes over rogue drone probe, focus would be on busting local modules aiding Pakistan

New Delhi, Oct 05: The National Investigation Agency will probe the case relating to the drones from Pakistan that dropped off arms and ammunition in Punjab. Considering the huge ramifications, the Home Ministry decided to hand over the probe to the NIA.

When the incident was first reported a team of the NIA had visited the spot and conducted an initial assessment. Now with the probe being officially handed over, a team of the NIA is in Amritsar to carry out further investigation.

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NIA charges seven Kerala Muslims in ISIS Wandoor case

New Delhi, Oct 05: The National Investigation Agency has filed a chargesheet in connection with the ISIS Kerala case. The chargesheet was filed against seven persons from Kerala. The NIA named Shaibu Nihar, Muhammad Mansoor, Mansoor Nittoor Veettil, Shahanad, Fajid Hamsa, Safeer Rahman and Mukhadis.

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NIA charges 6 Hizbul terrorists in CRPF attack case

New Delhi, Sep 26: The National Investigation Agency has filed a chargesheet against 6 terrorists of the Hizbul Mujahideen in connection with the CRPF attack case.

The case pertains to the attack on the CRPF convoy on March 3 2019 at Thethar, Banal in Jammu and Kashmir. The NIA in its chargesheet says that the aim was to kill the security personnel and also wage a war against the country.

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NIA court convicts three in Bengal fake currency case

fakecurrency2000New Delhi, Sep 25: A Special NIA court has convicted three persons in connection with the Kaliachak fake currency case. The three to be convicted are Sunesh Kumar, Rajen Chopra and Ranjit Chopra.

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