NIA files chargesheet against 7 narco terrorists in Jammu spl court | India News – Times of India

SRINAGAR: National Investigation Agency (NIA) filed a chargesheet against seven narco terrorists in a special NIA court in Jammu on Saturday.
Issuing a statement, NIA said the seven against whom the charge sheet was filed were associated with terror group Babbar Khalsa International (BKI). They are: Gurpartap Singh, Sham Lal, Ajeet Kumar, Bishan Das, Jasraj Singh, Subhash Chander and Gurbaksh Singh. Barring Gurpartap, who is a resident of Tarn Taran in Punjab, all others are from Jammu in J&K. They have been charge-sheeted under relevant sections of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, Indian Penal Code and Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
“The case arose out of PS Arnia case no. 65/2020, wherein during a search operation in the wee hours of September 20, 2020 at the International Border near RS Pura in Jammu, heroin weighing 61kg, 1.2kg opium, two pistols, three magazines and 100 live rounds were recovered from the seven accused. NIA had re-registered the case on November 26, 2020 and taken up the investigation,” the statement said.
It said investigation in the case revealed that the seven charge-sheeted accused were part of a narco-militancy module of BKI.
“The prime objective of this module was to raise funds for BKI through proceeds of narcotics. Each member of this module had a unique role and responsibility in execution of this conspiracy,” the statement said.

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