The State Special Operation Cell (SSOC) of Punjab Police on Thursday mentioned it has arrested a Spain-based Indian nationwide Harjeet Singh from the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi in reference to terror financing and involvement in planning to execute targetted killings within the state.
The police have additionally arrested Harjeet’s close-associate, Amrinder Singh, alias Bunty, from his house district Khanna.
The improvement got here in lower than per week after Punjab Police busted a goal killing module with the arrest of 5 module members dealt with by overseas entities linked to Khalistan Liberation Force (KLF).
Divulging particulars, AIG SSOC, SAS Nagar, Ashwani Kapur, mentioned they’d acquired an enter that Harjeet Singh, a local of village Ghanshampur in Gurdaspur, had come to India round a month in the past and is concerned in actions of terror financing and in addition planning to execute few goal killings within the state.
He was about to depart for Spain by boarding a world flight. Acting swiftly, the police opened a glance out round (LOC) towards him instantly, which ultimately led to his arrest on Tuesday from the airport, he added.
Further investigation of the accused revealed that he had performed a vital function in facilitating terror actions by funding and aiding his aide Amrinder.
A preliminary investigation revealed that each the accused got here involved with one another by means of social media and shared related radical psychology with one another.
Accused Harjeet Singh had a number of occasions despatched monetary help to his confederate Amrinder Bunty from Spain to execute goal killing of spiritual leaders.
AIG Ashwani Kapur mentioned investigations have additionally revealed that Harjeet Singh was working on the behest of some foreign-based radicals linked to KLF and has been utilizing two pseudo Facebook accounts for selling radical content material together with actions of the banned terror outfit Sikhs for Justice.