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NIA busts ISIS-like module, arrests 10 suspect from UP, Delhi

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday arrested 10 people in connection with a new ISIS-like module. The NIA conducted searches across 17 locations in Uttar Pradesh and New Delhi. The fairly-new group has been identified as 'Harkat ul Harb e Islam’. “Their targets were political persons and other important personalities and vital and security intallations,” said Alok Mittal, inspector general of NIA, at a press conference, adding that a large quantity of explosive material, weapons and ammunition have been recovered from them so far.

Updated : 26 December 2018, 05:19 PM