Azmov was coming to kill Nupur Sharma – report
Azamov, the Islamic State (IS) suicide bomber captured in Russia, whom BJP leaders were coming to wipe out, has been revealed. In the report of CNN-News18, it has been said with reference to intelligence sources that the terrorist organization IS. had assigned him the task of eliminating the suspended leader Nupur Sharma from the BJP. Born in 1992, Azamov was recruited by Islamic State in Turkey and trained in suicide bombings there. Sources say that Azmov feels that Nupur Sharma has insulted Prophet Muhammad and should be eliminated.
IS plotted to kill Nupur – report
The extremist Islamic terrorist organization IS had sent him to Russia as part of a complete plan, so that he could easily get an Indian visa from there. Sources also say that they were also assured of local help on reaching Delhi. During questioning, he has claimed that he has been radicalized online and has yet to meet any of his mentors. The source said that he was sent to Russia for the second phase of the operation.
Information received on July 27
On July 27, a foreign counter-terrorism agency informed India that a suicide bomber had been arrested in Russia. The agency said two suicide bombers, hailing from Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, were ready to carry out terror attacks in India, the source said. One of them was living in Turkey. Importantly, the Turkish government has also been seen encouraging anti-India activities in recent times.
Russia’s FSB has arrested
According to information received from sources, he will come to India through Russia and his visa application will reach the Russian embassy or a consulate in August. This information was also shared with Russia, due to which the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) has already taken him into custody. As soon as the Indian Intelligence Agency came to know about it, anti-terrorist squad meetings were held across the country and started a tough operation to break the back of the IS network. At least 35 places were raided and people detained in two days.
Azamov received terrorist training in Turkey – report
“It has been established that between April and June 2022, a foreigner was recruited as a suicide bomber by a leader of the international terrorist organization Islamic State while living in Turkey,” the Russian security agency said in its statement. It was brainwashed remotely through a Telegram messenger account and was also prepared during private meetings by a representative of the terrorist organization in Istanbul. (Some pictures – symbolic)