The NIA on Friday claimed to have arrested two terrorists of the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba for his or her alleged involvement within the Darbhanga railway station blast case.
Mohammad Salim Ahmed and Kafil, each residents of Kairana in Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh, could be produced earlier than a particular NIA courtroom in Patna after acquiring a transit remand from the competent courtroom of UP, an official of the premier investigation company mentioned.
The case was initially registered final month at Bihar’s Darbhanga referring to an explosion in a parcel on platform quantity one among Darbhanga railway station. The parcel had arrived in Darbhanga aboard Secunderabad-Darbhanga specific.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) re-registered the case and arrested two accused — Mohammad Nasir Khan and Imran Malik — on June 30.
Salim and Kafil are key conspirators within the case. They met on the residence of Salim in February and finalized the plan of planting an IED in a transferring prepare in order that casualties and in depth injury to property may very well be induced, the NIA official mentioned.
Salim, an in depth affiliate of Pakistan-based LeT operative Iqbal Kana, was appearing as a key middleman between Kana and all of the accused accused. He was additionally concerned in channelling funds despatched by Kana that have been utilized in executing the phobia act, the official mentioned, including that additional investigation to unearth the whole conspiracy is underway.