New Delhi: The Anti-terrorist Squad of Rajasthan nabbed a terrorist belonging to the notorious terror organization, Islamic State, from the Sikar district in Jaipur on November 16 for collecting and transferring funds for the terror organisation from Dubai.
Further disclosing the matter, ADG Umesh Mishra of ATS said, “The accused identified as Jamil Ahemad (41) works in Dubai. He is a sympathiser and operative of ISIS. He had been raising funds from India, Bangladesh and UAE and transferring to the IS for the last two years through hawala”.
ADG Mishra further said, “The accused was on our radar for some time. He came to India recently and visited his ancestral house in Fatehpur eight days back. He was living in house in Mumbai with his wife and children. He was picked up by us for interrogation and was placed under arrest yesterday”.
Forty one year old Jamil Ahemad, has been identified as an MBA graduate working as Assistant Financial Manager at a reputed firm in Dubai since 2003. The accused was continuously in touch with other IS operatives through social media platforms.
Umesh Mishra, ADG, said that the accused has revealed his connections in the IS and says that he has no regret.
“He is completely remorseless and supports the organisation. He said that those (terrorists) are fighting for a cause,” the officer said, adding, that he is being interrogated.