Asif Iqbal Naik , Kishtwar September 25:- Succumbing to the media pressure, Kishtwar police finally shifted key ISI man Mehraj-ud-Din Dand alias Javed to Joint Interrogation Center (JIC) Jammu for further question after 16 days of his arrest by Kishtwar police from Jammu-Batote National Highway near Katra.
According to the reports Mehraj-ud-Din was shifted to Jammu this afternoon under tight security cover. The sources said that Mehraj-ud-Din who is presently on 9 days police remand in connection with fresh FIR registered against him at police station Chatroo will undergo scientific test/interrogation in order to extract more information from him regarding ISI module working in India. The sources said that Mehraj-ud-Din during his over two week joint questioning revels bulk of information pertaining to ISI and underworld setup in India, Nepal, Gulf and Pakistan, but said that intelligence are hopeful of extracting some solid information pertaining to plans of ISI and underworld terror plan.
The sources said that in wake of close friendship ties of accuse Mehraj-ud-Din with top intelligence officers, the investigating agencies suspect that ISI might have succeeded in penetrating deep inside Indian intelligence setup by winning the hearts of few intelligence officers in lure of money. The sources said that Mehraj-ud-Din interrogation is vital as far as preparing the defense strategy to counter Pak sponsored ISI terror. The sources added that Mehraj-ud-Din interrogation details will be shared with top government officials in home and Minister of External Affairs so that proper initiative could be adopted to book the culprits involved in series of terror related incident across the country.
It is worthwhile to mention that Mehraj-ud-Din was shifted to police station Chatroo a day before where he was cross examine with Hizb hawala operative Tanveer Ahmed Genoo and his father arrested by Chatroo police nearly 7 weeks ago in connection with transaction of Rs. 3 lac hawala money meant for Hizb Commander Mohammad Ammin Butt alias Jahingir Saroori. The sources said that investigation conducted by the Chatroo police finds no hand of Mehraj-ud-Din in hawala transaction case involving Tanveer Genoo and his father.