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couple linked to Khorasan Module of the Islamic State arrested from Okhla area of southeast Delhi

The police identified the couple as Jahanjeb Sami and Hina Bashir Beg. (Photo courtesy: ANI)

NEW DELHI: — Intelligence agencies on early Sunday apprehended a couple linked to Khorasan Module of the Islamic State from Okhla area of southeast Delhi.

They have been accused of instigating anti-Citizenship Ammendment Act (CAA) protests and motivating youths to carry out terror strikes in retaliation.

The Delhi Police’s special cell has arrested the two and is interrogating them.

The police identified them as Jahanjeb Sami and Hina Bashir Beg.

A lot of jihad literature has been recovered from their possession.

They were found to be in direct touch with senior IS-KP members abroad. The police are scanning their mobile phones for more details and efforts are to nab other members of this module.

Raj Shekhar | TNN |

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