The Karnataka High Court had earlier made it clear that a lack of 'intent to strike terror' cannot nullify terrorist acts defined under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, if the act in question is 'likely to strike terror.'
Bengaluru riots: NIA arrests absconding accused Tabrez of SDPI in DJ Halli police station attack case
NIA arrested Tabrez in Bengaluru Riots case. He is associated with SDPI, a political outfit of Popular Front of India( PFI).
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has nabbed a 38-year-old accused Syed Abbas for his involvement in the Bengaluru riots.
Bengaluru riots: NIA arrests 17 PFI and SDPI party leaders for their involvement in large scale rioting in August
The NIA had earlier seized incriminating materials such as swords, knives and iron rods during their raid at several locations of the SDPI and PFI
Zakir is the second corporator to get arrested in the Bengaluru riots case. Earlier, the CCB officials had arrested Congress leader and former mayor R Sampath Raj.
PFI is using ’72 hoors in Jannat’ concept to lure Muslim men into Jihadi activities, running terrorist schools: Sufi Islamic Board
PFI and SDPI are under scanner after the anti-Hindu Delhi Riots and Bengaluru riots earlier this year.
Raj had earlier escaped from a private hospital where he was admitted for the treatment of Covid-19.
Bengaluru Riots case: Key aide of Congress leader Sampath Raj arrested for helping him abscond, sent to judicial custody
A close aide of absconding Congress leader Sampath Raj, Riyazuddin, has been arrested and sent to judicial custody.
Sampath Raj had claimed that he is infected with coronavirus, but has been absconding since October 30.
Congress leader and Bengaluru Riots main accused Sampath Raj flees from hospital, police issue notice to the hospital
Sampath Raj was undergoing treatment for COVID-19 in a hospital, and the hospital discharged him without informing police