Bihar jails on high alert after Yasin Bhatkal's claim that he could 'escape soon'
Bihar jails on high alert after Yasin Bhatkal's claim that he could 'escape soon'

Bihar jails are on high alert after an intelligence report in the wake of jailed Indian Mujahideen chief Yasin Bhatkal's claim that he could “soon escape”.

Bhatkal's plea: Court calls for report from jail authorities

A local court on Thursday sought a report from prison authorities here on a petition by jailed Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal, demanding round-the- clock surveillance while alleging threat to his life from police.

Yasin Bhatkal alleges threat to life, seeks 24-hr surveillance

Jailed Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Mohammed Ahmed Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal, an accused in the February 2013 Dilsukhnagar twin blasts here, has alleged he is facing threat to his life from police and sought round-the-clock surveillance.

Indian Mujahideen operative Bhatkal's judicial remand extended

Jailed Indian Mujahideen operative Yasin Bhatkal was on Monday produced before a local court which extended his judicial remand.

Security tightened at Hyderabad prison to foil Bhatkal's escape

 Authorities have beefed up security at Cherlapally prison here following reports that Indian Mujahideen founder Yasin Bhatkal might try to escape.

IM chief Yasin Bhatkal indicates IS will help him get out of jail soon

Is the deadly Islamic State coming to help jailed Indian Mujahideen chief Yasin Bhatkal? This question has sent intelligence agencies in a tizzy after they intercepted a call made from inside a Hyderabad jail by Bhatkal to his wife Zahida in southeast Delhi’s Jamia Nagar.

Impossible for Bhatkal to smuggle mobile into jail: Telangana DG Prisons

Telangana Director General (Prisons) VK Singh on Saturday said that the call made by Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal was made by an official telephone in the Cherlapally Jail, adding that it is impossible for him to smuggle a mobile phone into the high security prison.

Indian Mujahideen chief Yasin Bhatkal indicates Islamic State will help him get out of jail soon
Indian Mujahideen chief Yasin Bhatkal indicates Islamic State will help him get out of jail soon

Is the deadly Islamic State coming to help jailed Indian Mujahideen chief Yasin Bhatkal? This question has sent intelligence agencies in a tizzy after they intercepted a call made from inside a Hyderabad jail by Bhatkal to his wife Zahida in southeast Delhi’s Jamia Nagar.

Yasin Bhatkal calls wife from Hyderabad jail, talks of 'help from Damascus'

Indian Mujahideen Yasin Bhatkal who is serving time in Hyderabad jail in a phone call to his wife said he will be out of the prison soon with help from Damascus.

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Two more arrested in 13/7 Mumbai serial blast case

The Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) on Monday arrested two alleged associates of top Indian Mujahideen operative Yasin Bhatkal in connection with the 2011 serial blasts in the metropolis.

13/7 Mumbai blasts: Supplementary charge sheet filed against Ejaz Sheikh

Police on Friday filed a supplementary charge sheet against accused Ejaz Sheikh in connection with the July 2011 Mumbai triple blasts cases.

Dilsukhnagar twin blasts: Production warrant issued against IM operative

A local court has issued Production Transit (PT) warrant directing the Tihar jail authorities to produce Aizaz Saeed Shaik, an alleged Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative, in connection with his alleged role in February 2013 Dilsukhnagar twin blasts case.

Bihar honours police officer who arrested IM chief Yasin Bhatkal

The Bihar government Monday awarded Police Medal to Indian Police Service officer Vinay Kumar for his gallantry in arresting Yasin Bhatkal, chief of the banned Indian Mujahideen, in 2013, an official said.

Defamation case: Naqvi acquitted after Sabir Ali withdraws plea

Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi was on Saturday acquitted in a criminal defamation case against him by former JD(U) leader Sabir Ali after the court was told that the two have reached a settlement.

Court to hear arguments on charges against Bhatkal on November 29

A Delhi court on Monday fixed November 29 for hearing arguments on framing of charges against suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) operatives, including its co-founder Yasin Bhatkal who were arrested by NIA for their alleged role in a conspiracy to carry out terror activities across the country.

Money was sent to kin of jailed and absconding IM men: NIA

Indian Mujahideen co-founder Riyaz Bhatkal not only used to send funds for terror acts across the country but also regularly provided money to families of the jailed and absconding operatives of the banned outfit, the NIA has told a special court here.

Pune ATS asked IM man to identify his own sketch, let him slip away

Its as bizarre as it can get. A terrorist was picked up by the same cops twice and was shown his own sketch once and asked to identify the suspect, a leading daily reported.

Indian Mujahideen planned to send poison letters to kill targets: Cops

Indian Mujahideen was planning to send letters "soaked with poison" to their targets to kill them, the Delhi Police has told a court here in its charge sheet filed against six suspected men of the terror outfit in a case of allegedly setting up an illegal arms factory.

High alert at Mumbai airport; IM to hijack plane to free Bhatkal?

Security at the Mumbai Airport has been tightened keeping in view Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s scheduled visit to the financial capital on August 16.