The Hush Post, Delhi: Abdul Subhan Qureshi alias Tauqeer who was also known as Osama bin-laden of India has been arrested by the Delhi Police. This was confirmed by DCP Special Cell, Delhi, Pramod Kushwaha.
Abdul Subhan was nabbed on Saturday, however, the police was tight-lipped on the issue due to official reasons and in order to reach the entire chain of those associated with him. The police are likely going to nab a few others as well. He has been sent to 14 days judicial custody. Before he was nabbed, there was an exchange of fire between the police and him.
Abdul Subhan who is a member of SIMI and Indian Mujahideen was the mastermind of 2008 serial blasts which happened in Gujarat. There was an award of Rs four lakh on his head by the National Investigation Agency (NIA).
The police received secret information about his whereabouts, when he was going to meet his aide in Delhi’s Ghazipur area. “We have arrested India’s most wanted terrorist Abdul Subhan Qureshi, who is also the founder of Indian Mujahideen. He was again trying to revive Indian Mujahideen,” said Kushwaha. He is also believed to be behind the blasts in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, and Delhi. There was a Red corner notice on him issued by the Interpol.
According to Kushwala, Abdul Subhan is an engineer by profession and has worked with top-notch IT firms of the country and is a technical expert of software. He is also a trainer of rock-climbing, bomb-making, map reading and on how to mislead interrogators and how to dispose-off the dead accomplice in times of crisis situation or in a middle of a conflict.
Very briefly he went to Nepal and from there he went to Saudi Arabia to raise funds for terror network in India. He has crucial links in Jabbalpur, Khandwa and Ranchi who help in the operation of his terror network. He was also associated with Riyaz Bhatkal another terror mastermind, who is currently in jail.