Mumbai: An Islamic State (IS) suspect was arrested by Maharashtra Anti-Terror squad (ATS) and Kerala Police on Friday night in Kalyan district of Maharashtra.
The man has been identified as Rizwan Khan, who was arrested from his residence in Kalyan.
It is believed that Khan was involved in the recruitment of youth for the IS. A case in connection with conversion issues has also been registered against him in Kerala.
The suspect would now be taken to Kerala for further questioning.
Within a week, two Islamic State (IS) suspects have been arrested in a joint operation conducted by Maharahstra ATS and Mumbai police.
On July 14, another 31-year-old IS suspect had been arrested from Parbhani, Maharashtra.