New Delhi: The National Investigating Agency (NIA) on Thursday said that it arrested a recruiter Altaf Ahmed Rather of the Lashkar-e-Taiba in recruitment module case.
Rather is a resident of Bandipora in Jammu and Kashmir.
The case was related to the arrest of Tania Parveen by West Bengal Police for her association with LeT and an FIR was registered in Badurai police station in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal under sections of 121A, 124A, 120B, 419 and 420 of IPC, sections 10, 13, 15, 18, 18B, 20, 38 and 39 of UA(P) Act and 66F of Information Technology Act.
The NIA took over this case on April 5 last year and re-registered a case as RC-20/2020/NIA/DLI. The probe agency had earlier filed charge sheet against arrested accused Tania Parveen.
The investigation has revealed that accused Altaf Ahmed Rather was a school teacher in Bandipora and was a sympathiser of LeT.