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Funding of terrorist activities in J&K: NIA tightens noose around Hurriyat leaders

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New Delhi: The NIA is continuing its investigation into the alleged role and involvement of Hurriyat leaders of Jammu and Kashmir with Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, Amir of Jammat-ud-Dawahin and the raising, receiving and collecting funds domestically and abroad through various illegal channels, including hawala, for funding separatist and terrorist activities in Jammu and Kashmir.

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Earlier on 30 May 2017, the NIA had registered an FIR under Sections 120B, 121, & 121A of IPC and Sections 13,16,17,18,20,38,39 & 40 of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 on the basis of credible information received by the Central Government that Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, Amir of Jammat-ud-Dawah and the secessionist and separatist leaders, including the members and cadres of the Hurriyat Conference, were acting in connivance with active militants of proscribed terrorist organisations Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM), Dukhtarane Millat, Lashkar-e-Toiba(LeT) and other terrorist organisations, associations and gangs for raising, receiving and collecting funds domestically and abroad through various illegal channels, including hawala, for funding separatist and terrorist activities in Jammu and Kashmir through the funds so collected.

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The charge against the Hurriyat leades and cadres is that they have entered into a larger criminal conspiracy for causing disruption in the Kashmir valley by way of pelting stones on the security forces, systematically burning of schools, damage to public property and waging war against India.

All Party Delegation concludes J&K visit: Source of funding of terrorist activities in sharp focus

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Governor of Jammu and Kashmir N.N. Vohra briefing the All Party Delegation, led by the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir on September 4 2016. Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley is also seen.
Governor of Jammu and Kashmir N.N. Vohra briefing the All Party Delegation, led by the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir on September 4 2016. Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley is also seen.

Srinagar/Jammu: During the 2-day long discussions between the All Party Delegation led by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and the stakeholders in Jammu and Kashmir, there was a general opinion that perception management of media, specially social media is very important to channelize the energies of the youths in the right direction.

It was emphasised that the media should report on the incidents in Kashmir keeping the larger context in mind. Concern was also expressed on the source of funding of the terror-related activities.

It was further emphasised that rehabilitation of released and surrendered militants is also important and for this purpose the Government also has a scheme.

On concluding discussions in Srinagar, the Home Minister said that all parties have arrived at a consensus that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir should improve at the earliest. He said that the delegation’s talks with the various sections in J&K have been fruitful.

The Home Minister announced that Dr Sanjay Roy from Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has been nominated as the Nodal Officer to receive grievances from the people of Jammu and Kashmir. The grievances can be reported, 24×7, on the following phone numbers: 01123092923, 01123092885 and email: dirmjk-mha@nic.in.

This evening, after the All Party Delegation had met people’s representatives and those from different rganisations in Jammu, the Union Home Minister told media-persons that the APD will now meet in Delhi and discuss the issues that came up during meetings with various delegations during its 2-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir.

On the first day of its visit to J&K yesterday, the delegation had met about 200 persons. Rajnath Singh had chaired the All Party delegation meeting in Srinagar which was attended by Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti. The delegation also met Governor of Jammu and Kashmir N. N. Vohra yesterday evening and discussed with him various issues related with the current scenario.