New Delhi: Authorities has declared 18 extra people as terrorists underneath the Illegal Actions (Prevention) Act, 1967 together with Hizbul Mujhadeen chief Syed Salahuddin concerned within the Mumbai terror assault in addition to the IC 814 hijacking.
The MHA in a press release mentioned that underneath the robust and iron-willed management of the Prime Minister, the central authorities had amended the Illegal Actions (Prevention) Act, 1967 in August 2019, to incorporate the supply of designating a person as a terrorist.
“Prior to this amendment, only organizations could be designated as terrorist organizations,” the assertion mentioned
The Minister mentioned Residence Minister Amit Shah has unequivocally reaffirmed the nation’s resolve to battle terrorism. “By invoking the said amended provision, the Central Government designated four individuals in September, 2019 and nine individuals in July, 2020 as terrorists.”
The federal government mentioned that it’s dedicated for strengthening nationwide safety and its coverage of zero tolerance to terrorism.
Those that have been named embrace Syed Mohammad Yusuf Shah alias Syed Salahudeen, Pakistan primarily based, Supreme Commander of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen and Chairman, United Jihad Council (UJC) Concerned in fund elevating and routing funds to India for furtherance of terrorist actions by HM cadres.
Sajid Mir and Yusuf Muzammil, each Pakistan primarily based Commander of LeT operations in Jammu & Kashmir and accused within the 26/11 Mumbai Terror assault. Abdur Rehman Makki, Brother-in-law of Hafiz Saeed, chief LeT and Head of LeT political affairs and served as Head of LeT’s international relations division.
Shahid Mehmood, Pakistan-based Deputy Chief of proscribed group Falah-i-lnsaniyat Basis (FIF), a frontal organisation of terror organisation Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
Farhatullah Ghori Pakistan primarily based terrorist and was concerned in assault on Akshardham Temple (2002) and Suicide assault on Job Drive workplace in Hyderabad (2005).
Abdul Rauf Asghar, Pakistan primarily based terrorist, concerned in Organising of coaching camps in Pakistan for recruitment and militant coaching and Key conspirator within the terrorist assault (13.12.2001) on the Indian Parliament Home,Pakistan primarily based terrorist, concerned within the hijacking of the Indian Airways Flight No. lC-814 on December 24, 1999, (Kandhar hijacking case) and likewise the important thing conspirator within the Indian Parliament terrorist assault (13.12.2001).
The others are Yusuf Azhar, Shahid Latif, Ghulam nabi Khan, Zaffar Hussain Bhatt — all Pakistan primarily based terrorist
Pakistan-based, Founder member of terrorist group “Indian Mujahideena, Riyaz Ismail Shahbandri, and Iqbal Bhatkal Concerned in varied terrorist acts in India together with German Bakery (2010), Chinnaswami Stadium, Bengaluru (2010), Jama Masjid (2010), Sheetlaghat (2010) and Mumbai (2011) are additionally declared terrorist underneath UAPA.
The company has additionally names Chhota Shakeel, Pakistan-based Associates of Dawood Ibrahim, takes care of all prison and underworld operations of D-Firm. Funds D-Firm operatives of India. Concerned within the smuggling of firearms to Gujarat, India, throughout 1993.
Mohammad Anis Shaikh, Ibrahim Memon alias Tiger Memon Pakistan-based terrorist, concerned in Bombay Serial Blast Case, 1993 and liable for the availability of arms, ammunition and hand grenades.
The MHA has additionally named Javed Chikna @ Javed Dawood Tailor,Pakistan primarily based Affiliate of Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar, concerned in Bombay serial blast case, 1993.
“These people are concerned in varied acts of terrorism from throughout the border and have been relentless of their nefarious efforts of destabilizing the nation,” mentioned the MHA assertion.
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