A federal court has reduced the prison sentence of Kashmiri separatist and ISI agent Ghulam Nabi Fai by about four months in response to a petition from the US government.
The J&K govt will
constitute an SIT of police to
probe alleged anti-national activities of Kashmiri separatist
Ghulam Nabi Fai and others.
Kashmiri separatist Ghulam Nabi Fai has been sentenced to two years in prison for concealing his links to Pakistan`s spy agency.
Fai was arrested by the FBI on charges of
accepting funds from Pakistani spy agency ISI to lobby and
influence the US government on Kashmir issue
Kashmiri separatist Ghulam Nabi Fai was arrested last year on charges of being a paid agent of the ISI.
US-based Kashmiri separatist
Ghulam Nabi Fai has claimed that he met several Indian
ministers on a regular basis during last two decades of his
activities in Washington.
Pro-Pakistan Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani sees an Indian hand in Ghulam Nabi Fai`s guilty plea.
The separatist sent coded messages to his handlers and those related to money transfer matters to deceive American
Fai, 62, hosted events for British lawmakers
to promote Pakistani interests on Kashmir.
In the wake of FBI arresting
Ghulam Nabi Fai for receiving funds from Pakistan`s ISI, Delhi Police has launched a manhunt for Nasir Safi Mir, who is
accused of funding several Hurriyat leaders.
Ghulam Nabi Fai is accused of funnelling ISI`s cash into the US to influence lawmakers on Kashmir.
US Attorney Gordon Kromberg alleged that Fai has been an
ISI agent for the past two decades.
Fai has agreed to wave off the "speedy trial provision" so that his attorney can have time to examine the evidences collected by the prosecutors.
Separatist leader Ghulam Nabi Fai`s campaign for self-determination in Kashmir was at the direction of Pak`s spy agency ISI.
Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ghulam Nabi Fai was ordered by a US court on Wednesday to be put under house arrest under electronic surveillance with radio tag to be installed on his knuckles.
The BJP on Tuesday asked the Central
government to obtain all information about ISI operative and
separatist Kashmiri leader Ghulam Nabi Fai from the FBI and
share it with people of the country.
ISI-run operation to carry out
propaganda on Kashmir through separatist Ghulam Nabi Fai will be discussed at next week`s India-Pakistan talks after which
both sides will announce a series of CBMs on cross-LoC trade and travel.
Panun Kashmir demanded
resignation of Dileep Padgaonkar after
his name surfaced in the list of those who reportedly visited
the US on invitation of US-based Kashmiri lobbyist Ghulam Nabi
Pak PM said he would comment on the reports of Fai-ISI `links` only after the facts are established.
Fai was arrested by the FBI on Tuesday for illegally
lobbying for Pakistan and its spy agency to influence US
policy on Kashmir.
Day in Pics: 27th August
August 27, 2014
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