Sus­pected IS men plot­ted to wreak havoc on Ardh Kumbh

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - FRONT PAGE -

Four sus­pected ISIS op­er­a­tives ar­rested overnight near Harid­war were plan­ning at­tacks on the Ardh Kumbh Mela and the trains fer­ry­ing tens of thou­sands of pil­grims to the three-month fes­ti­val, po­lice said. The men ar­rested were tasked with car­ry­ing out bomb blasts at 10 lo­ca­tions on the Har ki Pauri ghat in Harid­war this week, most prob­a­bly on Fri­day.

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