“One ISIS operative became arrested with Improvised Explosive devices (IEDs) by using our unique cell after an trade of hearth at Dhaula Kuan,” Pramod Singh Kushwaha, Delhi DCP (Deputy Commissioner of Police) Delhi Police unique mobile, became quoted as announcing via news organization ANI.
A suspected ISIS terrorist, armed with explosives and a weapon, was arrested in Delhi remaining night time after a brief shootout, the police stated, including that he have been plotting a “lone wolf attack”.
A excessive alert has been declared inside the national capital and neighbouring Uttar Pradesh, with vehicles crossing the border among Delhi and Noida, in UP, being checked by way of security officers.
The senior cop changed into additionally quoted by using news employer PTI as announcing the suspect had planned to conduct a terror strike inside the city on Independence Day, but have been foiled through heavy security.
“Mustakeem Khan (alias Abu Yusuf) became to come to Delhi round August 15 to perform terror moves… Now, he felt the security could be lax so he should come right here. However he changed into nabbed,” he informed newshounds, adding, “We have been carrying out surveillance on him via resources. We additionally observed he became in contact with ISIS and directly in contact with its commanders”.