12 arrested on espionage charge in Rajasthan since 2013: Govt to Parliament

Twelve persons have been nabbed in Rajasthan since 2013 for allegedly being involved in espionage and anti-national activities, Lok Sabha was informed today.

PTI| Last Updated: Mar 15, 2016, 15:22 PM IST

New Delhi: Twelve persons have been nabbed in Rajasthan since 2013 for allegedly being involved in espionage and anti-national activities, Lok Sabha was informed today.

Minister of State for Home Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary said that five spies were arrested in 2013, three in 2015 and four in 2016.

"The agents were charged with carrying out various kinds of anti-national activities," he said in his reply to a written question.