Jammu: Stepping up efforts to track down
three suspects in the Delhi High Court blast case, the
National Investigating Agency on Tuesday issued public notices
about the accused along with their photographs and announced a
Rs 10-lakh reward to anyone giving information about them.
The agency published `wanted` notices for Amir Ali Kamal
alias Akram, Junaid Akram Malik alias Juni alias Umair and
Shakir Hussain Sheikh alias Chota Hafiz alias Adil, in various
local newspapers in Jammu and Kashmir.
The publication of the notices followed a massive manhunt
for Junaid in Dachhan area of Kishtwar after leads emerged
about his presence in that region, NIA sources said.
As per the NIA notice, the three, suspected to be
associated with militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen, allegedly
played a crucial role in the conspiracy which led to the blast
at the Delhi High Court on September 7.
They have also been accused of several other cases in the
Kishtwar region, it said.
According to the notice, Amir (25), a resident of Kichloo
Mohlla, has been active since 2008 and is currently the
militant group`s `divisional commander` in Kishtwar-Doda belt.
He is also alleged to have been involved in several
terrorist activities in the Chinab Valley belt, it said.
Shakir, 25, who belongs to Palmar area in Kishtwar
district, is his deputy and is active in the mountainous belt
since 2005, the notice said.