Thiruvananthapuram: A young journalist associated with a Malayalam Newspaper in Kerala has reportedly joined the ISIS. The State’s Home department was informed by the central intelligence department about the development nearly eight months ago in a secret communication.
The journalist was working with a Malayalam newspaper in Palakkad and was attracted to the ideologies of the ISIS during that time and stablished links with ISIS through the social media.
Although his family tried to dissuade him from joining the terrorist group and was under Police observation for his activities on the social media following which he resigned from his job and went to Gulf as an international reporter for the same newspaper. Ignoring the advices from his family, he went to Syria and joined the ISIS.