NIA officer Tanzil Ahmed murder: NBW issued against mastermind Muneer

The Uttar Pradesh Police, investigating the murder of the National Investigating Agency (NIA) officer Tanzil Ahmed, has obtained a non-bailable warrant from local court here against main accused Muneer who has been absconding.

Updated: Apr 20, 2016, 09:54 AM IST
NIA officer Tanzil Ahmed murder: NBW issued against mastermind Muneer

Bijnore: The Uttar Pradesh Police, investigating the murder of the National Investigating Agency (NIA) officer Tanzil Ahmed, has obtained a non-bailable warrant from a local court here against main accused Muneer who has been absconding.

The UP Police had earlier announced a reward of Rs 50,000 to those providing information leading to the arrest of Muneer.

This was earlier announced by Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) Daljeet Singh Chaudhary, as per PTI.

Over a hundred people have been questioned following raids at several places in connection with the killing of NIA officer Tanzil Ahmed;

The state police had last week arrested two persons in connection with the NIA officer's murder.

The duo, according o police , was part of a three member team involved in the murder of officer Tanzil Ahmed.

The main accused and alleged mastermind of the crime, Muneer, is still on the run and efforts are on to nab him.

According to Uttar Pradesh Police, the murder was committed out of domestic dispute, family matters and share in a property deal.

Tanzil Ahmed, probing terror cases related to Indian Mujahideen, was shot dead on April 3 by two unidentified motorcycle-borne assailants who also wounded his wife when they were returning home from a wedding near UP's Bijnor town.