SRINAGAR: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday launched raids at 16 locations in Jammu and Kashmir after registering a fresh case against The Resistance Front (TRF) and overground workers (OGWs) of Jaish-e-Mohammad, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), Al Badr, Hizbul Mujahideen among others, newspaper Hindustan Times quoted people familiar with the development as having said.
According to report, the raids are part of a crackdown on OGWS, who assisted TRF in recent attacks on civilians and other activities in the Valley. A fresh First Information Report (FIR) to focus on a larger conspiracy by TRF to disturb the peace was registered in this regard on Sunday.
Quoting officials newspaper Hindustan Times reported that they will investigate every OGW associated with TRF and involved in assisting the militants.
“The TRF was linked to the Improvised Explosive Device weighing 5.5 kg, which was dropped using a drone in Jammu on June 27 as well as a twin-drone-based attack at Air Force Station there the same day,” Hindustan Times Investigators as saying.