Terrorist arrest: Centre gives in to J&K demand, orders NIA probe

Arunima, CNN-IBN | Mar 25, 2013 at 11:49pm


Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Monday handed over Hizbul terrorist Liaqat Shah's case to National Investigation Agency (NIA), relenting to Jammu and Kashmir government's pressure, which had demanded the case be transferred to NIA for a 'time bound speedy probe'. NIA will now probe the circumstances under which, Liaqat was arrested.