Another Mumbra man in Iraq, may have joined ISIS
MUMBAI: A 28-year-old man from Mumbra may have joined terrorist organisation Islamic State (ISIS). Saud Noor Mohammad Tambe approached the Maharashtra anti-terrorism squad (ATS) this week to tell them his brother, Tabrez, had left the country for Iraq.
Tambe said Tabrez was working in the Gulf over the past four years and was indoctrinated by one Ali, a friend he made in Riyadh. ATS sources said the two were in touch even when Tabrez came to Mumbra in 2015 and that Ali met Tabrez’s family and even visited his home in Mumbra.
Tambe said his brother told the family this month he had joined the ISIS and was now in Iraq.
T he brothers are from Ratnagiri and were living in a rentedhouseinMumbra.AnATS team has seized mobile phones of his family members, a laptop and computer from Ratnagiri and are trying find out Ali’s nationality.