Fear financing case: Hizbul Mujahideen chief’s boy Shahid Yousuf jailed by NIA
By PTI|Updated: 24th October 2017
NEW DELHI: Syed Shahid Yousuf, boy of Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin, was apprehended by the National Examination Company today in connection with a 2011 fear financing case for presumably getting cash from his father.
An NIA representative stated that 42-year-old Shahid, at present operating in the Jammu and Kashmir federal government’s farming department, was summoned to the head office today after which he was positioned under arrest.
The NIA declared that Shahid utilized to get funds through worldwide wire cash transfer from Aijaz Ahmed Bhat, an absconding implicated, at present based in Saudi Arabia.
The company declared that Shahid is “among a number of Indian contacts of Bhat” who have actually remained in telephonic contact with him to get the cash transfer codes.
The case, signed up by the NIA in April 2011, associates with move of cash from Pakistan to Jammu and Kashmir through Hawala channels by means of Delhi which was believed to be utilized in financing terrorism and secessionist activities.
The NIA has actually up until now submitted 2 charge sheets versus 6 individuals that included G M Bhat, a close assistant of pro-Pakistan separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mohammed Siddiq Ganai, Ghulam Jeelani Liloo and Farooq Ahmed Dagga. All the 4 remained in judicial custody.
Them, 2 others– Mohammed Maqbool Pandit and Aijaz Ahmed Bhat– have actually likewise been chargesheeted by the NIA however both of them were absconding. An Interpol Red Corner notification has actually been provided versus both.
Shahid’s dad Mohammed Yusuf Shah– much better referred to as Syed Salahuddin– was stated a Specifically Designated Global Terrorist by the United States Department of State in June this year.
Heading fear clothing Hizbul Mujahideen, he is likewise the chairman of United Jehad Council (UJC), a corporation of numerous terrorist attire operating in the Kashmir Valley.
The NIA has actually likewise signed up 2 others cases associated with horror financing– one in November 2011 and another in May this year.
The company has actually currently submitted a charge sheet versus 10 individuals that included Syed Salahuddin in the 2nd case of 2011.
In the current case, the NIA has actually apprehended 10 individuals consisting of some close kin and assistants of Geelani.