Hitech Punjab Police on Friday averted a major lone wolf attack in the state with the arrest of a well-educated but radicalized Sikh youth. The police on Wednesday had made an arrest of an engineering graduate namely, Inderjit Singh who is also an MBA graduate. Things recovered from his possessions were chemicals, advanced electronic remote controls, digital remote control (multifunctional type), light remote control (02). A police spokesperson stated;
Singh who is a resident of Faridabad, SAS Nagar, has revealed that he was acting at the behest of his Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) handlers, who had tasked him to carry out blasts in Punjab with explosives made from locally available chemicals and devices, procured from online marketing websites.An employee with a JCB Company at Faridabad, Inderjit was contacted by the ISI officers via Facebook near about two years ago. Since then he has been interacting with them and learning to make explosives with DIY (Do It Yourself) kits. The spokesperson further informed that the Pakistan Intelligence officers who radicalized Inderjit were also actively coordinating and networking the terror module that was busted by the Counter Intelligence Wing, Punjab Police on May 29, 2017. A case has been registered against him under section 17, 18, 20 of Prevention of Unlawful Activities Act and 3, 4, 5 Explosive Substances Act at Police Station SSOC, Mohali.
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