In the latest update from the national capital, the Delhi Police Special Cell has arrested six men. They are allegedly trained under Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI). The officials claim that the Intelligence Agency is reportedly working with Dawood Ibrahim’s brother. They were planning attacks during the festival season.
Arrestees Were Getting Instructions From ISI To Check For Suitable Locations In Delhi
Neeraj Thakur, Special CP (Special Cell) spoke to the media and said that they have arrested Jaan Mohammed Sheikh (47) who is a resident of Orissa. Along with Osama alias Sami (22) resident of Jamia Nagar, Zeeshan Qamar (28) resident of Allahabad, Mohd Amir Javed resident of Lucknow, Moolchand alias Saaju resident of Rae Barelli and Mohd Abu Bakar, residing in Bharaich.
In this statement, Thakur said that the two of the accused were trained in Pakistan. It includes Osama and Zeeshan. They were (reportedly) getting instructions from the ISI to check for suitable locations in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh to plan the attacks accordingly. Reports suggest that attacks were planned during the festival season in Delhi, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh.
Thakur added that the arrested people recruited to execute separate aspects of the “terror plan”. He informed that “underworld operative Sameer” was in close contact with Dawood’s brother Anees Ibrahim. They further got in touch with underworld operatives in Pakistan to ensure the delivery of IEDs, weapons and grenades.