Home » Latest » Assisted by NSG, drones, NIA raids Central Jail

Assisted by NSG, drones, NIA raids Central Jail

National Investigation Agency on Monday recovered twenty five mobile phones and other “incriminating material” during a search operation at Central Jail here, a top NIA official said.
“Twenty five mobile phones, some SIM cards, five SD cards, five pen drives, one I-Pod and a large number of incriminating documents, including a poster of HizbulMujahideen and a Pakistani flag besides Jihadi literature were seized during an extensive search operation at Central Jail Srinagar,” inspector general of police
The operation was conducted with the help National Security Guards and under tight surveillance of drones.
He said that search operation was carried out by 20 NIA teams assisted by the J&K Police, CRPF and the NSG personnel. “The teams carried out an extensive search inside the Central Jail Srinagar. These teams were also accompanied by magistrates, witnesses and doctors,” he said. Mittal said the searches started early morning and continued till late afternoon. “All the barracks and the open ground were thoroughly searched with the help of well-trained teams and deep search metal detectors. Operation was monitored with the help of drones,” he added.
Mittal said, “The search was carried out in connection with investigation of NIA case RC 07/2018/NIA/DLI (arrest of Danish Ghulam Lone and Sohail Ahmed Bhat by Kupwara Police) in which it was found that fresh recruits of Al-Badr, a militant organization, were being sent across for arms training in furtherance of a conspiracy hatched from inside the Central Jail Srinagar.”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



Check Also


Veeri visits Haj House, reviews arrangements for pilgrims..

Minister for Revenue, Haj & Auqaf and Parliamentary Affairs Abdul Rehman Veeri today visited the ...