Al-Qaeda-Linked Terror Module Busted, 10 Arrested: Assam Chief Minister

Al-Qaeda-Linked Terror Module Busted, 10 Arrested: Assam Chief Minister

Hours after authorities nabbed a couple of individuals in Assam for allegedly having hyperlinks with terror teams, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday stated that round 10 individuals have been arrested and their statements recorded.

“Round 10 individuals have been arrested, their statements recorded. Bengaluru Police have shared data concerning how the accused acquired funds from Bangladesh and their financial institution statements,” stated Mr Sarma to media individuals right this moment.

In a significant crackdown within the northeastern state of Assam, 11 individuals have been detained on Thursday for his or her alleged hyperlinks with international terror outfits together with Al-Qaeda in Indian Sub-continent (AQIS) and Bangladesh-based Ansarullah Bangla Crew (ABT). One of many individuals detained was additionally a Madrassa instructor within the state.

In accordance with the police, the 11 individuals, who have been detained yesterday from Assam’s Morigaon, Barpeta, Guwahati and Goalpara districts, are “linked to Islamic fundamentalism” having hyperlinks with AQIS and ABT. Additional motion shall be taken as per the regulation.

Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, whereas coming down closely on the “Jihadi modules” within the state, stated that loads of data is predicted from these arrests.

“From yesterday until right this moment, now we have caught two Jihadi modules in Barpeta and Morigaon districts of Assam and arrested all of the individuals concerned with Jihadi modules. This coordinated motion together with the nationwide police companies, was a coordinated effort and we are going to get much more data from these arrests,” Mr Sarma had stated.