Kabul: Chief of Islamic State Khorasan Province (ISKP) Aslam Farooqui in conjunction with 20 others had been on Saturday (April 4) arrested through on Saturday (April 4) on fees of making plans the March 25 Kabul Gurdwara assault. The ISKP had claimed accountability for the assault, which killed 27 Sikhs, at the gurdwara on the Shor Bazaar house within the Afghan capital.
Farooqui, a Pakistani nationwide, was once previous related to proscribed Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and Tehreek-e-Taliban terror outfits. In April 2019, he changed Mawlawi Zia-ul-Haq aka Abu Omar Khorasani because the ISKP leader. His authentic identify is Abdullah Urakzai and he hails from the tribal house of Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
On March 25, a gurdwara in Kabul was once attacked through 4 terrorists together with a suicide bomber. No less than 27 civilians had been killed and 8 others had been wounded within the terror assault.
The barbaric assault was once condemned through India and the USA.
The Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA) had registered a case towards the ISKP on Kabul Gurudwara assault, making it the primary case registered for terror task out of doors India. In step with NIA, one Muhsin from Kerala’s Kasargod and others who had joined ISKP, are suspected to were concerned within the assault. He mentioned the company lodged a case below a number of sections of the Indian Penal Code, Illegal Actions Prevention Act (UAPA) below the provisions of segment 6(8) of the NIA Act.
That is the primary case of its type which NIA has registered as the new amendments in NIA Act have empowered it to research terror circumstances which might be dedicated at anyplace out of doors India towards Indian voters or affecting the pursuits of India.
On March 25, unknown gunmen had stormed right into a gurudwara in Kabul and fired indiscriminately killing 27 devotees and injuring a number of others. About 150 individuals had been throughout the gurudwara when the assault happened.
An Indian citizen, a resident of Delhi, Tian Singh was once additionally killed within the assault.