New Delhi: The Punjab police on Friday released posters of terrorist Zakir Moosa. He was reportedly seen in Amritsar. Reports suggested that the posters have been placed all over Punjab, with a message asking people to inform cops in case they see someone similar.
Gurdaspur SSP Swarandeep Singh stated that they had tip off about his movements near Amritsar. So They have released wanted posters of him to make public aware & have requested public to inform us if they have any input.
They had inputs that some Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists have infiltrated in Punjab through Ferozpur; so, now Police have taken precautionary measures.
Extra forces have been stationed and Checking is underway, as he added. This move comes after 4 suspects snatched an Innova car at a gunpoint in Madhopur, Pathankot. Following this incident, Gurdaspur, Pathankot and neighboring areas were put on high alert.
According to a letter issued by Intelligence agencies, seven members of JeM group have been spotted in Firozpur, after which an alert has been issued by the cops. Special searches operation are being done in Dinanagar and Gurdaspur. Posters of terrorist Jakir Moosa have been placed in every police station.
The security has been tightened at the Punjab border and neighbouring areas.