While addressing a media conference on August 10, NIA IG Sanjeev Kumar disclosed that captured LeT terrorist Bahadur Ali was trained by Pakistani forces.
“We have collected all kinds of evidences. Bahadur Ali was directed to take advantage of current situation in Kashmir. Recovered articles show that terrorist was provided great refs in codes. It shows very highly trained people trained him,” Kumar said in a press conference in New Delhi.
“Bahadur Ali said that there were 30-50 trainees at training camps of LeT from different parts of the countries including Afghanistan and Pak. He said that there were a few army officers in civilian clothes who checked their preparedness with a check-list,” added Kumar.
The National Investigation Agency also said that Bahadur Ali crossed into Indian side on either June 11 or 12 along with two LeT cadres.
Future investigation is continuing in regards to the terrorist’s disclosure of the role of LeT in the current unrest in Kashmir, the IG said.