2 Lashkar terrorists including former BJP member arrested in Reasi India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Recording a major breakthrough, Jammu and Kashmir Police with the active support of villagers arrested two most wanted terrorists of Lashkar-e-Taiba, including the mastermind. Rajouri district double blast talib hussain Shah, who was the former IT and social media in-charge of BJP minority Mocha (Jammu province) and anchor of a news portal, also had a large cache of arms and ammunition from a remote area. princely On Sunday, four people were seriously injured in the Rajouri twin blasts that took place in the district in March and April this year.
Additional Director General of Police (ADGP)-Jammu Mukesh Singh said, “The villagers of Takson Dhok showed immense courage in helping the police in nabbing two of the most wanted Lashkar terrorists, who after constant pressure from the police and police took refuge in that area. had come to pick up. army. Apart from Talib, the other terrorist has been identified as Faisal Ahmed Dar of Pulwama.
Singh said two AK rifles, seven grenades, one pistol and a huge cache of ammunition were recovered from them.
The Rajouri police, probing the twin blasts, recovered several IEDs on June 27, busted the Lashkar module and arrested two terrorists. Talib, who was part of the module, went underground. The police then declared him a fugitive and placed an “appropriate” reward on his head.
“Talib was in constant touch with Pakistan-based LeT terrorist Qasim and was involved in at least three cases of IED blasts in Rajouri district,” the ADGP said.
The Jammu and Kashmir BJP Minority Morcha had appointed Talib as its Jammu province IT and social media in-charge on May 9. A May 9 order of the Morcha said, “Shri Talib Hussain Shah of Darj Kotranka of Budhan in Rajouri district will be the new IT and Social Media in-charge of BJP minority Mocha Jammu province with immediate effect.”
Talib was also working as a news anchor with a portal and even covered various official functions. On several occasions, he was seen with senior BJP functionaries including party’s Jammu and Kashmir President Ravindra Raina.
When asked about his ties with the saffron party, BJP Minority Morcha president Sheikh Bashir summed up that Talib had resigned from the party a month ago. “He was named as the IT and social media in-charge of BJP minority Mocha Jammu province, but resigned after only 18 days, i.e. on May 27,” Bashir said.
Commenting on the issue, J&K BJP spokesperson Brigadier (Retd) Anil Gupta said, “Probably this is a well-designed conspiracy of the ISI to infiltrate and defame the BJP.” He said that anyone can join any political party through online membership drive without any police verification.
Congress was quick to grab the issue. Taking strong objection to the “presence of dreaded terrorists in the ranks of the BJP”, the J&K PCC asked the governing party to explain to the nation how dreaded terrorists are enjoying its patronage by getting important assignments in the party organisation.
Meanwhile, while appreciating the exemplary courage shown by the villagers in nabbing the terrorists, the Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha Announced a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh for them.
“I salute the bravery of the villagers of Tucson Dhok, Reasi, who caught the two most wanted terrorists. Such determination of the common man shows that the end of terrorism is not far off. The Union Territory government has given the villagers 5 lakhs for their Has given a cash reward of Rs. Gallantry act against terrorists and terrorism,” the LG said.

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