Ahmed Murtaza Abbasi, accused of attacking PAC personnel deployed within the safety of Gorakhnath temple, was questioned on the ATS headquarters on Wednesday. In the meantime, raids have been carried out in seven cities together with Lucknow, Kanpur, Saharanpur and Noida searching for his contacts. In these raids, 13 suspects have been taken into custody. ATS groups are interrogating him at unknown locations.
The problem earlier than the ATS is to search out out who Mortaza was involved with and what plan he was going to be part of. For this, individuals who have been involved with Murtaza, particulars of his travels and transactions together with his financial institution accounts are being completely investigated. Groups are being despatched from place to put to hint the contacts. Some individuals have additionally been taken into custody, though this has not been formally confirmed.
Murtaza is influenced by jihadi concepts: Forensic clues discovered from Murtaza’s laptop computer and non secular literature discovered within the bag have made it so clear to intelligence companies that he’s deeply influenced by jihadi concepts. His activism in getting terrorist materials on the Web has raised the ears of all the safety companies. Safety companies are looking for out who he was involved with. With this, the key of reaching Gorakhnath temple by shopping for weapons from Nepal may even be revealed.
ATS has gathered full data associated to his flat in Mumbai. His household’s flat in Navi Mumbai was bought within the yr 2013 itself. Murtaza lived on this flat throughout his research in Mumbai. Because of this, the handle of this flat is recorded within the Aadhar card.
Investigation is being accomplished with utmost warning: Prashant Kumar
ADG Legislation and Order Prashant Kumar mentioned that Murtaza Abbasi is presently within the custody of ATS. Motion is being taken with utmost care on the premise of the knowledge obtained throughout his interrogation, as he’s such an individual that even an harmless individual will be named.
Nevertheless, he admitted that some preliminary details about Mortaza was with the ATS earlier than the incident, which was being additional strengthened. On the query of Murtaza being related to any terrorist group, he mentioned, “Nothing will be mentioned about this, however he has carried out a really massive incident at a really delicate place.” The cooperation of all companies is being taken within the investigation.
Search in Delhi, Coimbatore and Jamnagar
Murtaza’s relationship can be being searched in Mumbai. Other than this, his contacts are additionally being searched in Delhi, Coimbatore and Jamnagar.