The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad has arrested a man from Jammu and Kashmir in a case of recruitment of operatives for a militant organisation and funding, quoting an ATS official PTI reported.
With this, the state ATS has nabbed four people so far since May this year in the “terror funding” and recruitment case.
Elaborating on the latest action, the official said they have arrested a 32-year-old man from Doda district in Jammu and will produce him in a court today.
“The suspect is accused of transferring funds into the accounts of Juanid Mohammad Ata Mohammad, another accused who was arrested by the ATS on May 24. We are conducting further probe into the case,” the official said.
Junaid was arrested for his alleged role in the recruitment of operatives for the banned terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), according to officials.