June 2000 News

2 militants admit links with Pak

19 June 2000
Asian Age

Sitamarhi: Two arrested militants on Monday admitted their links with Pakistan-based Al-Jehad and Hijbul Mujahideen in militant outfits and revealed anti-India disruptive activities, engineered from Kathmandu in Nepal. Police superintendent Alok Raj said on Monday that Sabir Ahmad Bhat of Kashmir and Iftekhar Ahmad of Sitamarhi were associated with hard-core militant Md. Mustak Ahmad Safi, a businessman, the duo were arrested on Sunday. He said Md. Safi had despatched RDX and detonators to Srinagar through the arrested militants to trigger disruptive activities there.

 

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