NIA filing charge sheet against 10 persons on illegal transfer of funds: Home Minister
The Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde has said that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has been given sanction for filing charge sheet against 10 persons accused in the crime relating to systematically and illegally transfer of funding by Hizb-ul-Mujahideen from across the border through Hawala channel in the garb of Jammu Kashmir Affectees Relief Trust ( JKART) and distributing the same for fostering terrorist activities and also to the orphans and widows of killed Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorists. The funding was also being used to boost their morale and attract fresh recruits.
Modernisation of police forces
Out of the total allocation of ` 1,847 crore for 2013-14 for the scheme for Modernisation of State Police Forces, an amount of ` 193.14 crore was released during November 2013 to Ordinance Factory Boards (`2.52 crore) for supply of arms and ammunitions and to eight different state governments (`190.62 crore) for construction activities and purchasing vehicles/communication equipments, etc.
On November 13, 2013 the Meitei Extremist organisations consisting of Peoples’ Liberation Army (PLA) and its political wing, the Revolutionary Peoples’ Front (RPF), the United National Liberation Front (UNLF), the Peoples’ Revolutionary Party of Kngleipak (PREPAK) and its armed wing, the “Red Army”, the Kangleipak Communist Party (KCP) and its armed wing, also called the ” Red Army”, the Kanglei Yaol Kanba Lup (KYKL), CorCom (conglomerate of six valley-based UD outfits) and the Manipur Peoples’ Liberation Front (MPLF) along with all their factions, wings and front organisations were declared as ‘ Unlawful Associations’ under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967.
The law and order situation in Andhra Pradesh, in the context of Telangana agitation was reviewed and the deployment of 95 Companies of CAPFs (RAF-04, CRPF-50, BSF-33 & CISF-08) additionally deployed for law and order was extended up to December 31, 2013, for maintaining law and order in the state.