The agency filed a plea stating that the witnesses were not willing to face the accused and that their identity was protected under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act.
The NIA said that Salla’s act “jeopardised the safety of the passengers and crew members on board”.
Altogether 46 soldiers of the 6 Dogra Regiment were travelling in a convoy of four trucks from their base in Moltuk in Chandel district to their headquarter in Dimapur in Nagaland they came under a huge attack.
NIA had put an application in the District and Sessions Judge Poonam Bamba’s court, seeking extension of the detention period, and submitted that the investigation for collecting evidence related to the accused is in progress.
While one constable sustained a bullet injury, five others received minor injuries, police said. “The police vehicles were on one side of a pond, where the mob had gathered.People objected to someone being arrested.”
On November 30, the NIA registered the case to probe the killing of Gosain under various sections of the IPC and the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act. Gosain, the ‘Mukhya Shikshak’ of the Mohan shakha of the RSS, was shot dead outside his residence in Ludhiana.
The officer said that the NIA’s primary job now is to utilise the 10-day custody of the seven accused, who were arrested on Monday, to corroborate evidence against them.
Zakir Naik is accused of spreading hatred and religious animosity by his provocative speeches that aired on Peace TV. He is also accused of terror funding and laundering several crores of rupees over the years.
A remand application by NIA claims: “There is a larger conspiracy by online handlers to create and implement small modules throughout the country for attack, loot and cause damage to the property of non-Muslims.”
Hussain pleaded guilty to the terror charges levelled against him by the NIA, and is currently serving a prison sentence.
The accused was among the six people arrested for masterminding the high-intensity blast outside Delhi HC.
These five aged above 40 hail from Hyderabad and have cases in Andhra as well.
A reply by police Friday said that Dabholkar was not known to be facing any threat.
Mujibullahs father Mohd Jabir Ansari was detained by police overnight.
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