In a significant motion towards the Islamic State (IS) modules, the Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA) on Monday performed searches at 11 areas throughout the nation. The a number of company sleuths carried out searches throughout Delhi, Karnataka and Kerala.
The case pertains to the terrorist actions of a gaggle led by one Mohammed Ameen of Kerala. Three accused, recognized as, Ameen and his associates Mushab Anuvar and Dr Rahees Rashid have been arrested after preliminary examination.
The NIA group additionally searched two areas in Bengaluru, sources stated. The company sleuths additionally carried out searches at eight areas in Kerala’s Kannur, Mallapuram, Kollam, and Kasargod.
The ISIS module beneath scanner by NIA had deliberate to undertake Hijrat (spiritual migration) to Jammu and Kashmir for partaking in terrorist acts.
The group has been working varied ISIS propaganda channels on totally different social media platforms akin to Telegram, Hoop and Instagram for propagating the violent Jihadi ideology of ISIS, and radicalising and recruiting new members to the module.
The NIA had registered a case towards seven identified and different unnamed individuals beneath related sections of the Indian Penal Code and the UA (P) Act on March 5, 2021.
The NIA official stated the group of radicalised people, beneath the management of Ameen and having allegiance to the proscribed terrorist organisation ISIS, had recognized sure individuals in Kerala and Karnataka for focused killing.