Indian Mujahideen terror suspect Ariz Khan arrested

  • By Hindu
  • | Wednesday | 14th February, 2018

The Delhi Police Special Cell on Wednesday arrested Indian Mujahideen (IM) suspect Ariz Khan alias Junaid from Delhi. Khan was present at the Batla House building alongwith four others and had managed to escape during the encounter in 2008, said a special cell officer. The 32-year-old engineering graduate was on the run since the September 2008 Batla House encounter, where two IM suspects were gunned down, while two others were nabbed by the police. Khan, who had a reward of ?15 lakh on his arrest, as announced by the National Investigation Agency, had plans to revive the IM.


The Delhi Police Special Cell on Wednesday arrested Indian Mujahideen (IM) suspect Ariz Khan alias Junaid from Delhi.

The 32-year-old engineering graduate was on the run since the September 2008 Batla House encounter, where two IM suspects were gunned down, while two others were nabbed by the police.

Khan, who had a reward of ?15 lakh on his arrest, as announced by the National Investigation Agency, had plans to revive the IM.

Khan was present at the Batla House building alongwith four others and had managed to escape during the encounter in 2008, said a special cell officer. Stay updated with all the Delhi Latest News headlines here. For more exclusive & live news updates from all around India, stay connected with NYOOOZ.

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