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With reports of Zakir Moosa in Punjab, security agencies on alert

This is aimed at making public aware of the terror mastermind

After reports of spotting Zakir Moosa in Punjab, the security agencies have been put on alert.

The agencies have especially been ramped up in Bathinda and Ferozepur districts of Punjab.

This is because the of the intelligence reports that terrorist Zakir Moosa could be hiding in the area.

It need be mentioned that Zakir Moosa is the Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind chief and is said to be aligned with a global terror group.

zThe intelligence reports have suggested that Moosa could be disguised as a Sikh and wearing a turban.

Army troopers, Punjab Police and other para-military were stationed in and around important places like the Bathinda railway station and checking was being carried out.

Security agencies have also gone ahead and put up posters carrying photographs of Moosa, including one of him disguised as a Sikh.

This is aimed at making public aware of the terror mastermind.

Moosa earlier was a student in an educational institution in Punjab’s Mohali district, adjoining Chandigarh, from 2010 to 2013 before joining the militant ranks.

Punjab Police officials said here that the high alert had been sounded to arrest the terrorist.

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