93 locations raided in 15 states, 45 arrested: NIA crackdown on PFI
The NIA conducted raids on 93 locations in 15 states on Thursday against Popular Front of India (PFI) activists allegedly involved in terror related activities, including funding. Raids were carried out in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, UP, Rajasthan, Delhi, Assam, MP, Maharashtra, Goa, West Bengal, Bihar, and Manipur. The NIA arrested 45 people on Thursday
Delhi PFI activists remanded to 4-day NIA custody
The National Investigation Agency has been given four-day custody of all Delhi PFI activists arrested after multi-agency raids against the organisation in the city.
Heavy security in place as PFI activists produced in Delhi court
Police security arrangements have been made at Delhi’s Patiala House court as PFI activists are being produced in court. PFI general secretary Mohammad Ali Jinnah is one of the accused produced in court.
PFI calls for hartal in Kerala tomorrow
The PFI has called for a hartal in Kerala on Friday. PFI leadership said the hartal, which will be held from 6am to 6pm, has been called to protest against the arrest of party leaders in the state.
Zero tolerance towards violence, says Rahul Congress on NIA raids
Asked about the NIA mega crackdown on PFI links, he said, “All forms of communalism, violence regardless of where they come from are the same and must be combated. There should be zero tolerance towards violence.”
NIA raids: PFI activists stage protests in Kerala
Activists of the Popular Front of India (PFI) on Thursday staged protests across Kerala against the raids carried out in their organisation’s offices, houses of leaders and other premises by multi-agencies led by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) for allegedly supporting terror activities in
10 states, over 100 held: PFI chief arrested in massive crackdown on terror links
As many as 106 people were arrested after NIA and ED conducted searches across 10 states in connection with anti-terror activities. The probe agency arrested Delhi PFI chief Parvez Ahmed and national chairman OMS Salam.