The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has been conducting searches at 45 locations in Tamil Nadu in connection with its ongoing probe into October 23 Coimbatore LPG cylinder explosion that occurred in a car, sources said on Thursday. A 29-year-old man Jameesha Mubin was killed in a car explosion near a temple in Coimbatore during the wee hours on October 23.… Continue reading "NIA carries out raid at 45 locations across TN"
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The Tamil Nadu police and National Investigation Agency (NIA) are continuing raids across the state in connection with the Coimbatore blast. Sources in the Coimbatore city police told IANS that for the past ten days, more than 100 places have been raided in the city and suburbs. Surveillance of many people who were indirectly involved in the blast is also continuing. Meanwhile, the… Continue reading "Coimbatore blast: Police, NIA raids over 100 places in 10 days"
A team of National Investigation Agency (NIA) officials on Sunday inspected the place of car explosion near a temple which took place on October 23. A team led by NIA Superintendent of Police T Sreejith visited the explosion site in the presence of police and officials from the corporation and revenue department. The team quizzed Kottai Eswaran Temple priest S… Continue reading "NIA begins investigation of Coimbatore car blast case"
State Industries Minister Thangam Thennarasu on Friday countered the views of Tamil Nadu Governor RN Ravi by saying that there was no delay in shifting the Coimbatore car blast case to National Investigation Agency (NIA). “Immediately after the blast, typically within a few hours, the top police officials visited the spot and carried out an investigation. On the next day,… Continue reading "No delay in handing over Kovai blast case to NIA: Minister"
The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday decided to recommend the Union government to shift the Coimbatore car blast case to National Investigation Agency (NIA). The decision to shift the case was taken in a meeting on law and order chaired by Chief Minister MK Stalin, at the Secretariat. “Since there are chances of the investigation in such cases leading to… Continue reading "TN government recommends to shift Coimbatore blast to NIA"
The NIA has begun probe against a man staying in Salem and another man in Bengaluru for allegedly radicalising youths and conspiring to send them to Afghanistan to undergo terrorist training and wage war against India after establishing links with Al-Qaeda like global terror outfits. NIA has identified the Salem resident as Abdul Alim Molla, 20, of West Bengal, who… Continue reading "Salem man wanted to send youth to Afghanistan: NIA"
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has announced a cash reward of Rs 25 lakh on underworld gangster Dawood Ibrahim and various other reward amounts for his associates. The probe is related to the ‘D’ Company — Ibrahim’s gang — for establishing a unit in India to smuggle arms, explosives, drugs, and fake Indian currency notes (FICN) and carry out terror… Continue reading "NIA announces cash reward of Rs 25 lakh reward on Dawood Ibrahim"
The NIA sleuths from Kerala are carrying out searches at a house in Thaiyur, Kelambakkam near Chennai on Friday in continuation with the raids at the Tiruchy special camp. “House of a conduit of the Sri Lankan drug lords lodged in the camp was being searched. Information about him was gathered during earlier search operation,” NIA sources said. NIA had… Continue reading "NIA seluths carrying out searches near Chennai"
Searches were carried out by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) at 22 locations of Tamil Nadu in connection with the Sri Lankan narco mafia operating in collusion with a Pakistan-based drug and gun runner for the revival of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), officials said. The NIA had registered a case on July 8 on the basis of… Continue reading "NIA carries out searches at 22 locations"
More than a month after registering a case against 19 Maoist activists, including the two who died in a police encounter, in connection with a secret meeting held in Nilambur forest in Kerala to ‘discuss a war against India’, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday raided 20 places across south India. Searches were held in Krishnagiri, Salem, Coimbatore, Theni… Continue reading "NIA carried out raids in 20 places across South India"