NIA seizes Rs 20 lakh, 130 live rounds during raids in Punjab in connection with Hizbul narco case

New Delhi, Feb 05: The National Investigation Agency has recovered Rs 20 lakh and 130 live rounds following raids conducted in Punjab in connection with the Hizbul Mujahideen narco terror case.

The case on hand relates to the arrest of Hilal Ahmad an overground worker of the Hizbul Mujahideen and a close associate of Riyaz Ahmed Naikoo, who was then the commander of the outfit.

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Babbar Khalsa narco terror case: NIA raids six locations in Punjab

New Delhi, Jan 08: The National Investigation Agency conducted searches at 6 locations in Punjab’s Tarn-Taran district in connection with a narco terror case.

The case pertains to the seizure of 61 kilograms of Heroin along with arms and ammunition on September 20 2020 at the International border at Arnia, Jammu. 

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A security upgrade for RSS, BJP leaders in Punjab is much needed: Here is why

New Delhi, Jan 04: The security of RSS and BJP leaders in Punjab will be upgraded owing to the protests against them over the farm laws.

The Punjab Police are in the process of reviewing the threat perception, following which the security would be upgraded. 

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NBWs issued against Khalistani terrorist for dropping arms in Punjab via drones

dronesNew Delhi, Feb 13: A Special NIA Court at Mohali has issued non bailable warrants against Ranjeen Siingh Neeta, a Khalistani operative based in Pakistan in connection with the dropping of arms case.

The case pertains to the dropping of arms, ammunition, explosives, communication devices and fake Indian currency with the help of drones originating from Pakistan.

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Happy PhD top Khalistan terrorist who killed Hindu leaders shot dead in Lahore

happyphdNew Delhi, Jan 28: Harmeet Singh, a top Khalistan terrorist involved in the killing of several Hindu leaders in Punjab has been killed near Lahore.

He was killed by a local gang over a financial dispute that stemmed out of a drug deal, sources tell OneIndia. The source said that he was shot by a local gang near the Dera Chahal Gurudwara near Lahore.

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High alert declared after IB picks up intercepts on possible terror attack in Punjab

security-high-alertNew Delhi, Dec 26: Top Intelligence Bureau officials have said that the ISI has sponsored a major attack in Punjab. It has planned on unleashing terrorists from the Khalistan forces to strike in various places in Punjab.

The intercepts picked up on the air waves suggest that the ISI has tasked the Babbar Khalsa to carry out the attack and there are attempts to smuggle the arms into Punjab.

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NIA charges 11 persons in connection with killing of vice chief of RSS in Punjab

nialogoNew Delhi, Nov 16: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a charge sheet against 11 persons in connection with the murder of Brig (retd) Jagdish Kumar Gajnega, the vice chief of the RSS in the state of Punjab.

He was shot dead by two motorcycle borne persons at the Red Cross Market area in Jalandhar.

To counter Pakistan’s K2 plan, Centre to activate Joint Counter Ops Centre in Punjab

borderNew Delhi, Oct 23: In the wake of several terror-related incidents being reported in Punjab, a joint operation will be launched in the state. The Ministry for Home Affairs will set up a Joint Counter Operation Centre in Punjab, sources have told OneIndia.

The team would include officials of the Research and Analysis Wing, National Investigation Agency, Intelligence Bureau and the Punjab Police.

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High alert in J&K, Punjab as JeM looks to hit Army installations

New Delhi, Oct 17: A high alert has been declared after the Intelligence Bureau (IB) has warned about a possible attack on an Indian Air Force (IAF) in Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab. The IB warning states that terrorists of the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) are looking to carry out this attack. It has further been warned that the JeM had trained 8 of its terrorists for this attack.

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Security forces get go ahead to shoot down drones on International Border

dronesNew Delhi, Oct 14: The Indian security forces have been given clearance to shoot down drones that are flying 1,000 feet or below. The decision comes in the wake of the security forces sighting a large number of drones from Pakistan at the border areas in Punjab.

Sources in the Home Ministry tell OneIndia that security forces have been told to shoot down drones that are crossing the boundary and are flying at 1,000 feet and below.