Two suspected Bangladeshi terrorists of Al Qaeda affiliate arrested in Assam

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May 14,2024 11:32 AM
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Two suspected Bangladeshi terrorists belonging to the Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT), an affiliate of the Al Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent were arrested in Guwahati, police said.

Guwahati (Assam) [India], May 14 (HBTV): Two suspected Bangladeshi terrorists belonging to the Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT), an affiliate of the Al Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent were arrested in Guwahati, police said.  

The chief public relations officer (CPRO) of Assam Police said the two who were arrested on Monday have been identified as one Bahar Mia and a Rarely Mia.  

‘Two suspected cadres Bahar Mia (30) and Rarely Mia (40) of the Ansarullah Bangla Team, an affiliate association of a terror outfit namely Al Qaeda In Indian Subcontinent (AQIS - an organisation banned in India with all its affiliated groups) were apprehended at Guwahati Railway Station by an Assam police team yesterday,’ the CPRO stated on Tuesday.

They are suspected cadres of the ABT, an affiliate of Al Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), which is banned in the country along with all its affiliated groups.  

The police said both the cadres are Bangladeshi nationals and were illegally staying in India without a passport but obtaining Indian documents to spread a terror network in Assam.  

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