Srinagar: National Investigation Agency (NIA) Wednesday filed a chargesheet against the accused under arms, explosives act in the case regarding the activities of the The Resistance Front (TRF), an offshoot of Lashkar-e-Toiba outfit.
The NIA spokesman said that it filed a chargesheet in ‘activities of The Resistance Front’, an offshoot of LeT in RC-32/2021/NIA/DLI.
“Today (09.11.2022) NIA filed supplementary charge-sheet in this case against the activities of ‘The Resistance Front’, an offshoot of LeT, a proscribed terrorist organisation, in the NIA Special Court, PHC, New Delhi against accused Muzamil Mushtaq Bhat alias Hamza alias Daniyal, resident of District Baramulla (J&K) UT u/s 120B of the IPC, Section 25 (1AA) of the Arms act, Section 4 of the Explosive Substances act, 1908 and Sections 17, 18, 18B, 20, 38 & 39 of the UA(P) Act, 1967,” the statement said, adding that the case was registered suo moto by NIA n 18.11.2021. During investigations, it emerged that the accused person Muzamil Mushtaq Bhat alias Humza alias Daniyal,who is associated with Pakistan based handlers/ operative commanders of LeT/TRF, had radicalized, motivated and instigated vulnerable youth to join militant groups, such as TRF in Kashmir.
He entered into a conspiracy with active militant commanders in the valley to train youth of Kashmir to fabricate IEDs/explosives using locally available chemicals. “He, alongwith other co-accused and Pakistan based handlers/operatives of LeT/TRF actively participated in acts in support of LeT and received funds from Pakistan based operatives of LeT. He also facilitated the transfer of weapons in Kashmir for furtherance of terrorist activities in India,” the statement added. (KNO)