ISI agent ar­rested for ‘plot­ting’ at­tacks in J&K

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THE Jammu and Kash­mir po­lice on Fri­day ar­rested a sus­pected ISI agent who was al­legedly plan­ning ter­ror at­tacks in Kisht­war dis­trict, an of­fi­cer said.

Sehran Sheikh alias Abu Zubair was ar­rested dur­ing a raid on charges of work­ing as an ISI agent.

Sheikh was gath­er­ing in­for­ma­tion about the es­tab­lish­ments of J&K Po­lice, Armed Forces and Army de­ploy­ment in Kisht­war. He had come in con­tact with a Pak­istan­based mil­i­tant group.

The aim of gath­er­ing the in­for­ma­tion was to plan ter­ror­ist at­tacks. The ac­cused had con­fessed to his in­volve­ment. The po­lice have found that many videos, in­clud­ing on the para­mil­i­tary forces’ es­tab­lish­ments, have been ex­changed on Pak­istan num­bers.

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