BENGALURU: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) filed a supplementary chargesheet earlier than a particular court docket right here on Monday towards Dr Sabeel Ahmed alias Motu Doctor from Bengaluru and Asadullah Khan alias Abu Sufiyan from Hyderabad, in a 2012 conspiracy case.The NIA has charged each for being members of Lashkar-e-Taiba, and for being a part of a conspiracy to eradicate Hindu leaders in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Telangana.
Sabeel is the brother of the Glasgow bomber, late Kafeel Ahmed, who had led the botched assault on the Glasgow airport in August 2007 and had died of extreme burns later. The NIA has charged Sabeel and Asadullah together with the opposite accused in a legal conspiracy case, which was initially registered by the Basaveshwaranagar police, on August 28, 2012. The company had earlier charged 17 in the case, and of whom, 13 have been convicted.
According to the NIA, Sabeel and Asadullah have “supported and furthered the cause of LeT in Saudi Arabia. The two had participated in conspiracy meetings in which targeted killings of important personalities of Hindu community in Bengaluru and Hubballi in Karnataka and Nanded in Maharashtra were planned”.
Sabeel and Asadullah have been charged with legal conspiracy (Section 120 B of the IPC) together with Sections 18, 38, 39 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act UA(P)A.The case pertains to a conspiracy hatched by the LeT and Harkat-ul-Jihad-e-Islami (HuJI) to “commit subversive activities and wage war against the Government of India. The accused had procured illegal arms and ammunition for targeted killings of important Hindu leaders in Bengaluru, Hubballi, Nanded and Hyderabad to disturb the communal harmony and strike terror in society,” the company has acknowledged in the chargesheet.