ISI-Dawood terror plot to target many cities foiled, six arrested

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India News: NEW DELHI: Foiling a sinister plan hatched by Pakistan spy agency ISI and 'D Company' to carry out serial blasts and target killings across multiple c.
NEW DELHI: Foiling a sinister plan hatched by Pakistan spy agency ISI and 'D Company' to carry out serial blasts and target killings across multiple cities, the Indian intelligence establishment and Delhi Police's special cell arrested six alleged terror operatives in an elaborate multi-state operation.Delhi's anti-terror unit chief, Pramod Kushwaha, told police had recovered IEDs containing RDX, grenades, Beretta pistols and ammunition, which had been stocked up for the attacks on large congregations during the upcoming festivals. One kg of RDX has been found till now. Dawood Ibrahim's brother Anees was directly coordinating execution of the plot and handling recruitment, finance, transport and other logistical aspects through his underworld channels.Two of the arrested men — Mohammad Osama from Delhi and Zeeshan from Prayagraj — were trained by the ISI and Pak military at Gioni in the Gwadar port area. Ibrahim's henchmen first got them to Muscat and then took them to Pakistan via the sea route. They came under the scanner of agencies during this time.The module had got multiple IEDs arranged from sources across the border and were at an advanced stage of execution when the agencies swooped down on them, thereby saving scores of lives. The first to be arrested was the chief handler and D Company henchman, Jaan Mohammed Sheikh alias Sameer Kaliya (47), a resident of Social Nagar, Mumbai.He was nabbed from a running train in Kota, Rajasthan, while he was on his way to Delhi. He led the teams to Mohammad…
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