BSF Held for Spying Send to Police Custody


New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday send the BSF head constable Abdul Rasheed held on espionage charges to seven days of police custody.

Rasheed was arrested from Jammu yesterday by a Special task Force of Delhi police on charges of spying for Pakistani intelligence agency ISI.

Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Sanjay Khanagwal remanded Rasheed in police custody till December 7 to allow Delhi Police to question him.

Rasheed, posted with the BSF’s intelligence wing, was arrested along with Kafaitullah Khan alias Master Raja of Rajouri district on the charge of obtaining secret information related to India’s national security and passing it on to the ISI.