The raids are being carried out in Thane Rural, Thane city, Pune and one place in Karnataka.
The National Investigation Agency is conducting raids in nearly 44 locations in Karnataka and Maharashtra in a case related to a conspiracy by the global terror group ISIS to carry out terror attacks across the country, ANI reported.
The NIA has been carrying out extensive investigations to foil the terrorist outfit’s plans to spread terror and violence in India.
The case relates to a criminal conspiracy hatched by accused persons and their associates, who had pledged to the violent extremist ideology of proscribed terrorist organizations including Al-Qaeda and ISIS and had formed a terrorist gang.
The main objective of ISIS is to establish a Caliphate by indulging in terrorist activities across different countries in the world including India.
Article source: hindustantimes.com