Srinagar: National Investigation Team (NIA) on Sunday carried out raids at multiple places in Kashmir and arrested several persons including chairman of a Darul Uloom (Islamic seminary) here.
A team of NIA officials along with Jammu and Kashmir Police and paramilitary CRPF raided several places in south Kashmir and Srinagar in connection with some cases.
They said NIA team raided at Darul Uloom ‘Sirajul Uloom’ at Dalal Mohalla Nawabazar Srinagar and seized some office records and a laptop besides arresting its chairman Adnaan Ahmad Nadvi son of Noor Din Bhat of Haka Bazar Hawal here. The institution is affiliated with an Islamic seminary in UP.
The raid at Srinagar was followed by similar action by NIA at villages Pushroo, Sunsooma, and Achabal in south Kashmir.
The NIA teams arrested several persons there including one Javaid Ahamad Mir (28), MBA by qualification and Shopkeeper by profession, son of Mohammad Shaban Mir of Sunsooma, Umar Bhat (running ready-made garment shop at Achbal) son of Nisar Ahamad Bhat of Magray Mohallah Achabal, Ovais Ahmad Bhat (Lab Technician) son of Nisar Ahmad Bhat, also resident of Magray Mohallah Achabal, Tanveer Ahmad Bhat (26), shopkeeper, son of Gull Mohammad Bhat of Gorimohallah Achabal and Zeeshan Ameen Malik (22), chemist at Janglat Mandi Anantnag, son of Mohammad Ameen Malik of Pushroo Nowgam Achabal. (GNS)