Army Captain detained over probe into `ISI links`

An Army Captain has been detained by police in Chandimandir Cantonment near here for his interrogation in connection with his possible links to Pakistani spy agency ISI.

Last Updated: Jan 31, 2011, 14:54 PM IST

Chandigarh: An Army Captain has been detained by police in Chandimandir Cantonment near here for his interrogation in connection with his possible links to
Pakistani spy agency ISI.

Captain Shyam Sunder Ram had been detained for interrogation for his alleged links to a Hawala racket and the ISI, police sources said today. However, army authorities declined to comment on the case.
The Captain had been apprehended following the arrest of two alleged Hawala operators from Mandi and Shimla in Himachal Pradesh a couple of days back.

After their interrogation, the police detained the Captain in Chandimandir Cantonment, which is the headquarters of the Western Command.

Police sources said the Captain has been handed over to Himachal Police for its ongoing probe and his possible links to the racket and with ISI agents following arrests of alleged Hawala operators Amrik Singh and Bhagwan Dass.

PTI