NIA crackdown: The alleged Islamic State sympathisers

14 men who were allegedly “radicalised online” and had formed an outfit named ‘Junud ul Khalifa e Hind’.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published:January 23, 2016 10:42 am
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In a crackdown ahead of Republic Day, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and police in six cities on Friday picked up 14 men who were allegedly “radicalised online” and had formed an outfit named ‘Junud ul Khalifa e Hind’ or ‘Soldiers of the Indian Caliphate’, according to official sources.

Software engineer arrested from Karnataka had attempted to enter Syria

One of the accused arrested from the state is a 46-year-old software engineer who was deported from Turkey where he was trying to enter Syria. Abdul Ahad held a master’s degree from Kennedy-Western University of California and was allegedly involved in recruiting Indian youth for dreaded terrorist outfit Islamic State.

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Roorkie village residents shocked after four arrested for IS links

The four youth arrested from the area were allegedly in contact with an ISIS handler through internet and whatsapp. The villagers are finding it difficult to believe that there were people among them involved in terrorist activities. Also, fearing that they would also be arrested for establishing contacts with terrorists, some children in the village have returned their mobile phones to their parents.

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Mumbai man arrested for terror links spent most of the time on internet

33-year-old Mudabbir Sheikh, who was arrested by NIA on Thursday night, did not interact much with people and spent most of his time on the internet. Sheikh lived with his wife and two daughters in Amrut Nagar locality. A B.com graduate, Sheikh used to work with an IT firm around two years ago. His neighbours described him as a well-behaved person.

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    MyTake
    Jan 23, 2016 at 7:00 am
    Wait for return of awards and shedding of tears soon!
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      Vikrant
      Jan 23, 2016 at 6:17 am
      Time to dig out these rats from their s. Action also needs to be taken against the sympathisers of these anti national savages in politics and media. These terrorists receive a lot of support through the so called human rights activists NGOs and intellectuals who try to weaken any action against these savages directly or indirectly.
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        Vikrant
        Jan 23, 2016 at 11:21 am
        Wow "alleged" .... still trying to provide protective cover to these cold blood killers and savages
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          Rajesh
          Jan 23, 2016 at 9:25 am
          Height of intolerance! Under "secular" CONgress, terrorists were roaming freely with full support from high command, and killing Indian citizens and soldiers. Since this intolerant BJP came to power, these terrorists have no where to hide. So unfair!! I request govt to return the awards that were returned to them, so that the award wapsi people can return it one more time.
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            PKR
            Jan 23, 2016 at 1:17 pm
            The bias in the media is discernible. The alleged suspects of ISIS were caught ,but any crime a Hindu does ,media is too ready to judge and p punishments.
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              K M
              Jan 23, 2016 at 5:01 pm
              AreO stani! you are already paying price for the misdeeds of your political and military establishment. Check next time which school or college is targetted by your friends!
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                K M
                Jan 23, 2016 at 4:58 pm
                Where is our sicularist gang Rajdeep, burqa, award waspi gang, human rights activists, arundhati roys, rajas, kejris, lallus etc.,? When will they visit their homes?
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                  Baba
                  Jan 23, 2016 at 12:00 pm
                  Tears r in the process of production in a no. of SECULAR EYES....country will see soon.....
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                    L bhadrapati Devi
                    Jan 23, 2016 at 6:02 pm
                    Social media is a double edge sword. ISIS online radicalization all over the world has created civil war like situation all over Islamic countries. India with muslim potion of more than 19 crore need to be guarded from the influence of ISIS and its Indian chapter. Even China is victim of Islamic radicalization from Turk origin Uygur nationalities. So, Arvin, Rahul, Nitish, Lallu should not support terrorist outfits for vote bank.
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                      Mannu
                      Jan 23, 2016 at 1:11 pm
                      Its just a sutli that you get in diwali across india. BTW whats the outcome of pathankot.
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                        Mannu
                        Jan 23, 2016 at 12:52 pm
                        RSS is biggest threat to nation. Shakas are breading grounds for terror. These rats must be arrested but opposite is happening. Convicted guys are roaming freely but nothing proved against anyone are rotting in jails. Incredible India.
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                          Mannu
                          Jan 23, 2016 at 12:48 pm
                          Reminds me of 2002 all over again. Fake arrests , fake encounters and fake threats. Only God can save this country.
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                            pankaj
                            Jan 23, 2016 at 8:58 am
                            Haha....these guys should return their awards for recent incidents in germany... They banned (intolerantly) all 18 plus male Muslim refugees ... After the bu*tt geoping exercise by some of those refugees..... Gross discrimination... How can you ban all for bad behavior of few... And what is those refugees so not consider it to be bad behavior? Our pseudo intellectual should return more awards...
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