His family and friends knew him as an upright, humble police officer and someone to look up to.
During questioning, accused had disclosed that they were active supporters of Islamic State and remained in close contact with several active members of IS using internet, telephone and other means of communication.
Uday Narzary was ‘eliminated’ when the police and army laid an ambush in an area near Edenbari village in Chirang district last Sunday night.
The Uttar Pradesh unit of the NIA, Lucknow sector, is investigating the case.
Last year, NDFB (S) militants entered villages of Hatijuli and Shantipur and opened indiscriminate fire, resulting in the death of six people.
‘NIA completely denies the issuance of inappropriate briefing by any officer of the agency to the Spl PP of creating impediments in her prosecution work of NIA cases,’ the NIA said.
Devilal is suspected to be associated with the NIA, but, it is yet to be ascertained whether he is still working for it
“Ammonium nitrate was used along with fuel oil, which we have not come across in other cases,” said a NIA source.
Further, the NIA will seek to counter an argument by the accused regarding the delay in beginning the trial.
NIA has recommended regular departmental action with major penalty for the officials of the anti-terror cell of Delhi Police.
Rejaul has allegedly confessed that he attended the session, and that he can be seen on the edges of the frame.
The court subsequently remanded Areeb to judicial custody till December 31.
Areeb has been charged under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act as well as the Indian Penal Code and remanded to the NIA’s custody till December 8.
NIA questions members of Islamic Guidance Society, which might have paid for Areeb Majeed and friends’ travel to Iraq.
The NIA took terrorists Sajid and Hakim to Murshidabad to identify the site of their operation, said an official.