Islamic State terror module busted in Delhi ahead of Independence Day; one active member arrested
Ahead of Independence Day, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has busted an Islamic State (IS) terror module in Delhi. The NIA has arrested Mohsin Ahmad for his “active” involvement with the IS.
The agency conducted searches at his residence at Batla House in Delhi and found him to be involved in online and on-ground activities of the IS. According to the NIA, Ahmad, originally from Patna, was involved in collection of funds for the IS from sympathisers in India as well as abroad. He was sending these funds to Syria and other places in the form of cryptocurrency.