“We are very much concerned about the activities of ISIS. We are taking all steps to contain it,” he said.
Officials, however, suggested that it would be harder to track sympathizers if the group was banned
Rajnath Singh said Biswas was arrested on December 13 and during interrogation.
When journalists are kept away from the frontline, propaganda and disinformation can rush in.
Twenty four-year-old Biswas, who was arrested here on Saturday, is under police custody for five days.
Mehdi indicated that his activities were limited to posting and reposting of pro-ISIS content on social media.
Biswas, who was arrested on Saturday, has meanwhile been remanded in police custody for five days.
He used to post on an average of 147 tweets per day and has posted close to 130,000 tweets.
Panvel college where the ISIS ‘recruit’ studied invites cops to speak about dangers of radicalisation.
As for the fifth youth who dropped out, sources said that investigators would record his statement to be used as evidence against Majeed.
The government estimates at least 70 Australians are fighting with terrorist groups in Iraq and Syria.
Money, most agreed, would not have been a factor behind the four joining the Islamic State.
Areeb was booked and arrested under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act.
Areeb has allegedly also said he and his friends were ‘inspired’ to join the IS after watching lectures of IS leaders in cyber cafes.
Areeb has been charged under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act as well as the Indian Penal Code.