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NIA files chargesheet against Dawood's close aide Zahid Miyan

Updated: Aug 22, 2016 16:21 IST      
NIA files chargesheet against Dawood's close aide Zahid Miyan

New Delhi, Aug. 22 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a chargesheet against underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's close aide Zahid Miyan.

This is the latest development from India's side in the attempt to round up Dawood's aides across the globe.

Earlier, the NIA had approached the Interpol to trace Dawood's aide Javed Patel alias Javed Chikna in Pakistan, arrest him and hand him over to India.

According to reports, South Africa based Zahid Miyan was part of the team that masterminded the conspiracy to kill Hindu leaders and a list of BJP and RSS members was also prepared.

NIA investigation had revealed earlier that a new terror outfit was being planned by D-company and the conspiracy was hatched in Karachi and South Africa. (ANI)

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Updated: Jul 20, 2017 22:20 IST     

New Delhi [India], July 20 (ANI): Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday congratulated Ram Nath Kovind on being elected as the 14th President of India.

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Prez elect Kovind's family beams with pride

Updated: Jul 20, 2017 22:19 IST     

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WB CID freezes accounts of three top GJM leaders

Updated: Jul 20, 2017 22:19 IST     

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Chinese daily's report sparks Twitter war

Updated: Jul 20, 2017 21:38 IST     

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Updated: Jul 20, 2017 21:38 IST     

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Updated: Jul 20, 2017 20:19 IST     

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No business in LS, mob lynchings dominate RS proceedings

Updated: Jul 20, 2017 19:09 IST     

New Delhi [India], July 20 (ANI): The Lok Sabha today could not take up scheduled business due to repeated adjournments.

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