NIA conducts raids in Delhi, J&K in connection with arrested Hizbul commander Naveed & DSP Davinder Singh

New Delhi: The national anti-terror probe agency NIA on Saturday conducted multiple raids in Srinagar and Delhi in connection with arrested Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) Commander Naveed and DSP Davinder Singh.
The probe agency searched the house of a carpet trader Sahil Jaroo in Nageen Srinagar and Greater Kailash in New Delhi to look into financial angles pertaining to HM’s cadre Naveed and DSP Singh. Electronic devices and several documents have been seized, the agency officials said.
While investigation the Hizbul Mujahideen terror conspiracy case in Jammu and Kashmir, the NIA has already filed a charge sheet against six persons, including suspended Jammu and Kashmir DSP in a special NIA court in Jammu on July 6.
The agency has named Naveed Mushtaq alias Naveed Babu, Irfan Shafi Mir, Rafi Rather, Tanveer Ahmad Wani, and Syed Irfan in its charge sheet, besides Davinder Singh.
DSP Singh was intercepted on January 11 when he was travelling on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway while transporting two HM terrorists -Naveed Babu and Rafi Ahmad Rather — and a law school dropout Irfan Shafi Mir to Jammu.
Naveed’s brother Irfan was arrested on January 23 for his alleged role in the conspiracy while Wani came under the scanner for allegedly giving money to Naveed, a former Special Police Officer of J&K who had joined the terrorist ranks.
After the arrest of Singh, initial investigations were done by the J&K Police the case was handed over to the NIA on January 18 this year.
The NIA had earlier claimed that its probe revealed that the accused were part of a deep-rooted conspiracy hatched by Hizbul and Pakistani state to commit violent acts and to wage war against India.