Tribunal records police statement on SIMI training camps
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Last Updated: Wednesday, May 05, 2010, 00:05
Kochi: The Special Tribunal for Prevention of Unlawful Activities on Tuesday recorded statements of Kerala Police officials about training camps organised by the banned SIMI in in Wagamon and Panayaikulam in the state.

The tribunal headed by Justice Sanjiv Khanna of Delhi High court recorded statement from T K Vinodkumar, Head of Joint Investigation Team, which probed SIMI's training camp activities.

The tribunal has been constituted to adjudicate if there was sufficient cause for declaring an organisation unlawful or not. The Centre had in February extended the ban on SIMI by another two years, under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

National Investigation Agency (NIA) officials, probing various terror-related cases in Kerala, also presented their evidence before the tribunal, official sources said.


First Published: Wednesday, May 05, 2010, 00:05

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