Two folks, together with an Army man, have been arrested beneath the Official Secrets Act for allegedly offering categorized paperwork to the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) of Pakistan, the Delhi Police stated on Thursday.
The Army headquarters have confirmed that the paperwork in query had been categorized in nature, they stated.
The growth comes after a 34-year-old vegetable provider on the Pokhran Army base camp was held for allegedly getting delicate paperwork from an Army man for cash and offering them to the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI).
The vegetable provider, Habeebur Rehman, was picked up on Tuesday by the Delhi Police from Pokhran in Rajasthan, officers had stated on Wednesday.
The Delhi Police’s Crime Branch obtained data that some delicate paperwork associated to protection institution had been being despatched to the neighboring nation by means of spy community.
“We obtained enter in regards to the involvement of 1 Habibur Rehman. Our crew then performed a raid and arrested him from Pokhran after due verification. Some secret paperwork had been recovered from his possession and a case was registered in opposition to him beneath the Official Secrets Act,” Special Commissioner of Police (Crime) Praveer Ranjan stated at a press convention.
During the course of investigation, it was discovered that Army man Paramjit was the hyperlink man within the crime. He was earlier posted at Pokhran the place he got here in touch with Rehman who requested him to share the key paperwork, the officer stated.
Paramjit is at present posted as a clerk at Agra Cantt, police stated.
According to police, Rehman’s family members are based mostly in Pakistan’s Sindh and he had been to that nation and met some folks there concerned within the spy racket.
Rehman was requested to share the paperwork with them and the cash for doing the job was despatched by means of hawala community, police stated, including that additional investigation is underway within the matter.
“Both Rehman and Paramjit have been discovered concerned within the unlawful act. The Army headquarters have additionally confirmed that the paperwork shared by the duo had been categorized in nature,” a police officer stated.
Multiple financial institution accounts used within the crime have been discovered, he stated, including the matter is being completely investigated.