09 December Friday

More Raids Follow; 176 Popular Front Workers Taken Into Custody This Time

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Tuesday Sep 27, 2022

New Delhi: NIA sleuths descended once again at multiple premises belonging to Popular Front of India(PFI). 176 persons have been arrested in these latest raids.

NIA searches  were conducted across states of Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Assam, Delhi, Maharashtra, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajashthan.

NIA said the raids were in connection with funding of terrorism and setting up training camps for terrorist activities. In Delhi, 30 persons were taken into custody in a raid the Special Police carried out.

In the raids conducted on 22 this month including in Kerala, 106 Popular Front activists including national leaders were arrested by NIA.