Kolkata: The Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata Police carried out a major operation on The New Delhi (July 11, 2021). STF is said to have arrested three suspected terrorists of the terrorist outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB). Several suspicious materials have also been recovered from their possession.
According to media reports, the Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata Police had received information today that some Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) terrorists were in Haridevpur. The three suspected terrorists from JMB had been living in a rented house here for the past few months. A senior police official said, the trio was arrested from Haridevpur area of south Kolkata on Sunday afternoon after receiving intelligence inputs.
Talking to media after the operation, Kolkata Police STF Joint CP V Solomon Nesakumar said, "We have recovered jihadist literature and their Facebook accounts are also being scanned." At the same time, we have also found an important diary containing the names and numbers of JMB members. He added, "The investigation has started. We will produce the accused in court tomorrow."