Lucknow, May 14, 2017: Sashastra Seema Bal on Sunday apprehended a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist trying to cross over to the Indian side from Nepal.
According to reports, Naseer Ahmed alias Sadiq, a resident of Banihal in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir. Sadiq was involved in terrorist activities in Banihal area of Ramban district along with the active group of HuM militants since 2002.
In the year 2003, he moved to Pakistan and joined the Hizbul Mujahideen.
Sadiq was nabbed by the first Batallion of the SSB Lucknow frontier on Saturday evening while attempting to sneak into Indian frontiers through from Nepal, disguised as a vendor selling carpets and Kashmiri shawls.
During the interrogation by the SSB officials and Maharajganj District Police, he was unable to produce any documents to prove his identity. Subsequently, on physical search, a Pakistani passport and identity card having the address of village in Pakistan were recovered from his possession.
He also said that in an attempt to carry out a terrorist attack in India, he left Pakistan and landed in Kathmandu on May 10 along with his accomplice Mohd Shafi.