New Delhi: The particular forces of Nationwide Directorate of Safety of Afghanistan has arrested two aides of Islamic State Khorasan Province leader Aslam Farooqui, the mastermind of Kabul Gurudwara assault. The accused were recognized as Tanweer, a Bangladeshi nationwide and Ali Mohammad, a Pakistani citinzen.
In keeping with NDS, Tanweer is a finance professional whilst Ali Mohammad is a logistics and fundraising professional.
Previous on April 4, Farooqui, along side 20 others, was once arrested on fees of making plans the Kabul Gurdwara assault. The ISKP had claimed duty for the assault, which killed 27 Sikhs and injured 8 others, at the gurdwara on the Shor Bazaar space within the Afghan capital on March 25. The barbaric assault was once condemned by way of India and the United States.
Farooqui, a Pakistani nationwide, was once previous related to proscribed Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and Tehreek-e-Taliban terror outfits.
The Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA) had registered a case in opposition to the ISKP on Kabul Gurudwara assault, making it the primary case registered for terror task out of doors India.
All through the interrogation, he admitted his hyperlinks with Pakistani undercover agent company ISI and different terrorist networks, akin to Lashkar-e-Taiba and the Haqqani Community.
Officers monitoring Kerala’s ISIS module imagine that the terrorist assault on Kabul’s Gurudwara was once performed by way of the Haqqani Community with Lashkar-e-Taiba from Pakistan. Haqqani community has the potential to release such an assault within high-security zone of Kabul.
Officers imagine that the Kabul Gurudwara assault is a planned try to throw mud within the eyes of the arena that ISKP is at the back of the assault. Previous, it was once discovered that ISKP claimed the assaults the place the Haqqani community was once initially concerned. Pakistan is reportedly selling ISKP and different teams as a take a look at at the Taliban.