Ghaziabad: Police arrest Bangladeshi man Ismail with fake voter ID, Aadhaar, Bank passbook. Another man arrested for forging the documents.
Earlier UP Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) has arrested Bangladesh national Abdullah, who was allegedly associated with the Islamic extremist group Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT), from Muzaffarnagar district. Police said that Abdullah, 26, was staying in the state since 2011.
That time The ATS has also detained three other youths for questioning in connection with the arrest, they said. The ATS team has launched a hunt to trace another Bangladesh national Faizan, who is also allegedly a member of ABT, and worked with Abdullah, said police. According to police, they recently received a tip-off that a few Bangladesh nationals, were staying in western Uttar Pradesh using fake identities.
On 6th August, Police claimed to have recovered “jihadi literature” and documents in Bangla on making explosives from the house in Saharanpur, and recovered a colour printer and several fake ID cards. Police claimed that they had recovered four fake stamps and 13 fake ID cards from Abdullah’s Muzaffarnagar residence, and that they were trying to locate those in whose names these cards were made.
Currently, police of three districts – Saharanpur, Muzaffarnagar and Shamli — are conducting massive search operations under DIG, Saharanpur Range, to nab more sleeping modules active in the region and who are in touch with Abdullah.