A Delhi scrap seller has been held in reference to an espionage racket, the police’s Crime Department mentioned in the present day. Final month, it had introduced the arrest of an Military man from Agra and a vegetable provider from Pokhran on this connection. The 2 had been alleged to have spied on the Indian Military for Pakistan’s Inter-Service Intelligence (ISI).
The individual most lately arrested has been recognized as Mohsin, working out of Delhi’s Turkman Gate space. He has allegedly travelled to Pakistan thrice and was additionally mentioned to be in contact with that nation’s Excessive Fee within the metropolis. He additionally acted as a visa agent for these travelling to Pakistan, sources mentioned.
Mohsin allegedly used to ship cash to Naik Paramjit Dahia, a clerk on the Military’s Agra Cantonment whose arrest was introduced final month.
He would ship the cash, initially paid by ISI in alternate for delicate defence-related paperwork, by way of Habibur Rahman, a vegetable provider to the Military base camp in Pokhran, Rajasthan, police sources mentioned. Rahman would then reportedly deposit it within the checking account of the sister of Naik Dahia who was earlier posted in Pokhran.
Rahman and Naik Dahia had been arrested beneath the Official Secrets and techniques Act final month for allegedly offering categorized paperwork to the ISI.
Mohsin’s arrest is now being mentioned to be a very powerful growth within the investigation until now into the espionage ring.
In affiliation with Rahman, he has been a key hyperlink for the ISI within the spying ring targeted on the Indian Military over the previous three years, police sources mentioned.
The Crime Department had earlier taken Rahman and Naik Dahia to Agra and Pokhran to analyze.