NIA team from Ranchi inquired a youth in Shahapur for alleged chatting with a suspected terrorist

Dr.Thomas (Special Correspondent)

A team of the officials of National Investigation Agency(NIA) from Ranchi in Jharkhand state have enquired a local youth of Shahapur city on Thursday for alleged link with a suspected terrorist in an instagram account.

According to sources,Khalid Ahmed had been involved in chatting in an instagram account with a suspected terrorist from Ranchi.Therefore, the NIA team visited Shahapur city and enquired Khalid Ahmed for six hours.

Abdul Saleem,father of Khalid Ahmed reacted that the team of NIA came at 4 am Thursday and enquired till 10 am.

“They seized two mobile phones which were used by Khalid Ahmed and collected some documents and directed us to come to Ranchi on September 20 for enquiry”he added.

Admitting that he had been involved in the chatting with that person,Khalid Ahmed said that he had no knowledge about him but only had chatted with him on instagram for one year.I did not meet him.

The NIA can check my mobile phones which were seized by them,if they want.They also collected photocopies of Aadhar card and ration card” he added.

The local police have provided men but they don’t have more information about the incident.