In connection with the ongoing probe into the terror funding case in the Kashmir Valley, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Sunday conducted raids at the office and residence of a senior member of the legal cell of Hurriyat Conference, who is also a close aide of hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani.
“The NIA is investigating his role as courier as he is suspected to be involved in routing funds to the separatist leaders from Pakistan- based handlers,” the spokesperson said.
“The NIA conducted searches on Sunday at the residence and office of Devinder Singh Behal, chairman, Jammu Kashmir Social Peace Forum, a constituent of the All Party Hurriyat Conference,” he said.
The NIA also issued summons to Naseem, the second son of Mr. Geelani, to appear before it on Wednesday. His elder son Nayeem has been summoned for Monday.
During searches, the NIA team recovered four mobile phones, one Tablet, other electronic devices, incriminating documents, financial papers and some other articles, said the spokesperson.
People are seen raising slogans like “Desh Ke Gaddaro Ko, Goli Maro Salo Ko” (Gun down the traitors of India).
Watch! Jammu people raising the slogan “Desh k gaddaro ko…Jutte maro ..” during the NIA Raid at Geelani’s close aide’s office & residence !! #Share