New Delhi: Simply days forward of the opening of the Kartarpur Hall, Indian intelligence companies have apprised safety forces a couple of spurt in terror camps close to Gurudwara Darbar Sahib in Narowal district of Pakistan, sources stated right here on Monday.
India has requested Pakistan to revive the encircling land of about 100 acres within the identify of Guru Nanak Dev, presently beneath encroachment or acquisition, to the Gurudwara. “The response and approach of Pakistan has so far been, to say the least, disappointing,” stated a senior IPS officer including that “terror camps have been spotted in these regions”.
The companies have additionally alerted concerning the rising terror actions throughout Muridke in Sheikhupura district in Pakistani Punjab to the Ministry of House Affairs (MHA) to take vital steps to make sure security and safety of pilgrims.
“These terror camps indicate that Pakistan has started their nefarious plan to activate their ‘K2’ plan, which stands for Kashmir and Khalistan,” stated a senior IPS officer.
Pakistan’s ISI desires to create hassle in each Punjab and Kashmir and on this regard, it’s not solely attempting to infiltrate its terrorists but additionally enhance the Khalistan motion in Punjab.
Sources stated, “The designated global terrorist Hafiz Mohammed Saeed, founder of terror outfits Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), is running these camps.” It has additionally been discovered that ladies are being educated within the terror camps.
IPS officer Vivek Kumar Johri, Director Common of the nation’s largest border guarding pressure Border Safety Pressure, has been alerted concerning the prevailing state of affairs throughout the border because the pressure has been tasked to safe the Kartarpur Terminal and the hall.
Kartarpur hall, to be opened on November 9, will join the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India’s Punjab with Darbar Sahib in Pakistan, simply four kilometres from the worldwide border, positioned in Narowal district of Pakistan’s Punjab province.
India has again and again taken up the difficulty of Khalistani extremists misusing the brand new path to destabilize the area and unfold their propaganda and even shared a file with Pakistan.
The companies have warned that Sikh fundamentalist organisations like Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) plan to make use of the Kartarpur Hall to additional their secessionist agenda. The SFJ is being supported by Pakistan-based handlers to offer cash and logistical assist to native terrorists in Punjab to hold out subversive actions.
India has additionally raised alarm that a number of gurdwaras in Pakistan are nonetheless getting used to advertise pro-Khalistan marketing campaign and so they have shared inputs relating to pamphlets being distributed at some gurdwaras in Pakistan that talked about “Sikh Referendum 2020”.
The SFJ, headed by Avtar Singh Pannun and Gurpatwant Singh Pannun, began advocating a separate Khalistan state in addition to an internet secessionist marketing campaign, the “Sikh Referendum 2020”.
Punjab Police has registered 10 totally different instances in opposition to the SFJ and its members, whereas the Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA) can be probing the group in a single case.
India additionally discovered that Pakistan is making all makes an attempt to revive and activate members of different banned organisations like Khalistan Liberation Pressure (KLF), Babbar Khalsa Worldwide (BKI), Khalistan Commando Pressure (KCF), Khalistan Zindabad Pressure (KZF) and Worldwide Sikh Youth Federation (ISYF).
A number of Pakistan-based terrorist teams have been engaged in smuggling weapons into India since August 5, submit the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.
Final month, the intelligence companies had additionally submitted an in depth report back to MHA about drones carrying weapons coming from Pakistan. The report had said that Pakistani state actors are behind these incidents. It additionally states that the drones recovered are Chinese language made.
Punjab Police and NIA are finishing up probe to account for the weapons consignments apparently smuggled into India from throughout the border by the 2 drones recovered close to the India-Pakistan border over the past one month. The drones have been noticed in Jhabal city in Tarn Taran district. Two drones have been recovered.
Each the recovered drones have been apparently despatched by totally different terror teams, linked with the Pakistani ISI, and the state-sponsored jihadi and pro-Khalistani terrorist outfits working beneath its command.
Earlier, India had raised issues with Pakistan after Gopal Singh Chawla, shut aide of the terrorist Hafiz Saeed, was included in a 10-member committee for managing Kartarpur Sahib Hall.
India had additionally identified the affiliation of different anti-India parts with the hall equivalent to Bison Singh, Kuljit Singh, Maninder Singh, and others.
After this, Pakistan had dropped these individuals from the committee and shaped a brand new committee.
These developments have raised recent issues in India concerning the security and safety of pilgrims from India and misuse of the hall for anti-India actions.