The Jammu and Kashmir police has decided to “truth test” the arrest of a Srinagar resident by the Delhi police for allegedly financing the phobia attack on Crimson Fortress in 2000.
A senior J&K police legit suggested The Hindu that Bilal Ahmad Kawa (37), a resident of Srinagar’s Ali Kadal, “has no case or level out finally of militancy within the Kashmir Valley so a long way” within the previous 17 years.
Extra Director Fashioned of Police-Kashmir Muneer Khan acknowledged the accused’s family approached the police on Thursday. “We hold talked to the Delhi police and our CID cell in Delhi. We are able to obtain out the facts of the case,” acknowledged Mr. Khan.
The Delhi police claimed that Mr. Kawa, a member of the Lashkar-e-Taiba, used to be “hiding” for 17 years and the scheme back within the Valley used to be now not obedient to behavior a raid or search to arrest him. They claimed they arrested Mr. Kawa on January 10 from Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport on receiving an input from the Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad.
‘In Delhi for medication’
Mr. Kawa’s kinfolk in Srinagar hold refuted the Delhi police’s costs. They acknowledged he used to be fair currently identified with a coronary heart ailment and used to be travelling to Delhi for medication when he used to be caught by the police.
The family held an illustration on Friday in Srinagar’s Lal Chowk and sought his “instant release”.
“We had suggested that he peek a health care provider in Delhi. If he used to be a militant, will he depart delight in this? He used to be carrying eatables when arrested. What made them (police) finish he used to be planning the leisure?” acknowledged Mr. Kawa’s mother Fatima Jan.
She acknowledged her son dealt in rugs and used to be a frequent traveller to Delhi. “He has no hyperlinks with the leisure,” acknowledged Ms. Jan, adding, “The family acknowledged he used to be never absconding. Please verify from my neighbours if my son used to be absent from his establish of dwelling. He’s a father of two childhood.”