Recently, the agency had arrested Shabir Shah for his role in anti-national activities and terror funding into India through hawala channels from countries like Pakistan. Currently, he is in custodial interrogation.
UP ATS nabs suspected Bangladeshi terrorist: Meanwhile, a suspected Bangladeshi terrorist associated with Islamic extremist group Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) was arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) from Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh.
Abdullah Al Mamoon was arrested from Kutesara locality in Charthawal area of Muzaffarnagar district on Sunday. IG, ATS, Asim Arun said, he was living in the area for the past one month and earlier was residing in Deoband area of Saharanpur since 2011. The IG said that he had also got his Aadhar card and passport prepared on fake identity.
The officer said, Abdullah was involved in preparing fake identity proofs of terrorists especially of Bangladesh and help them get safe hideouts in India.
In its continuous drive against the terrorist activities in the State ATS has arrested Abdullah. A search operation is underway in three districts of Saharanpur, Muzaffarnagar and Shamli. Abdullah was active from last six years in the country.
Earlier he was operating from Deoband in Saharanpur but later on shifted to Muzaffarnagar. He had got fake Aadhar Card and Passport during his illegal stay in India.
Police has also recovered four stamps of officers of district administration from him. ATS has also raided the locations of his one helping hand Faizan at Deoband and has recovered banned and objectionable literature. He informed the police that Faizan is also from Bangaladesh. Police has also called other three persons for interrogation.