Delhi Police conducts raids, nabs three ISIS suspects from Mumbai, Jalandhar and Bijnor

20 April 2017, 11:50 AM
Special Cell of Delhi police held three ISIS suspects
Special Cell of Delhi police held three ISIS suspects

The Special Cell of Delhi police on Thursday held three ISIS suspects from national capital who may have links with Khorasan group.

The police conducted raids along with teams of five states police that include UP ATS, Bihar police, Maharshtra ATS , Punjab police and CI cell of Andhra Pradesh.

The police held these suspects from Mumbai, Jalandhar, Narkatiyaganj, Muzaffarnagar and Bijnor. The police officals are also interrogating six suspects.

It is believed that a group was active to make more members to plan attacks in the country.

On march 8, The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) gunned down IS terrorist Saifullah in 12–hour encounter in the early morning hours. The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist squad had launched an extensive operation to nab the suspected terrorist holed up in a house on the outskirts of Lucknow. 

Also Read: Lucknow encouter shows ISIS's plans to expand its footprints in India

First Published: Thursday, April 20, 2017 10:53 AM

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