Suspected ISIS recruit from Karnataka held at Pune airport
Suspected ISIS recruit from Karnataka held
at Pune airport
Delhi: A suspected ISIS recruit reportedly a resident of Karnataka was held at
the Pune airport on Tuesday, 4th April 2016 as he was leaving the
country and flying to Dubai for onward journey to Syria.
identified the youth as Raoof Ahmed, a resident of Bhatkal in Uttara Kannada
District in Karnataka, sources said.
agencies have been keeping a strict vigil after his name cropped up during
internet chats with members of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS),
which is being monitored by sleuths to look for possible followers of the
terror group, active in parts of Syria and Iraq.
They said Ahmed was detained as the Union Home Ministry had
issued a Look Out Circular against him sometime back.
least 14 youths have been arrested early this year by the National
Investigation Agency (NIA) as part of its probe on indoctrination of youths by
the banned terror group.