Lucknow, Sep 13: Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) on Thursday arrested a member of terrorist outfit Hizbul Mujahideen from Kanpur.
“ATS has arrested a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist from Kanpur. He apparently had plans to attack on occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi”, OP Singh, DGP told media.
“During questioning he told us that he had gone for training to Kashmir in April 2017. He is of Indian nationality & is a literate person”.
The terror squad launched a search operation to track his movements.
Following a tip-off, the ATS pinned down his location and managed to make the arrest.