West Bengal youth detained for suspected Islamic State links

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has detained a youth from West Bengal`s Burdwan district suspected of having links with the Islamic State (IS) terror group, an official said on Saturday.

IANS| Updated: Feb 27, 2016, 14:57 PM IST

Kolkata: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has detained a youth from West Bengal`s Burdwan district suspected of having links with the Islamic State (IS) terror group, an official said on Saturday.

"The youth is a student of a private engineering college. We have detained him for interrogation. We suspect he may have links with the IS," the official added.