Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 8 (ANI): A suspected militant on Monday has divulged that they were hatching a plan to storm the Akshardham Temple and disrupt the Republic Day parade on January 26 in the national capital.
The ATS said, "Wani disclosed that he along with two of his companions were planning to attack Akshardham temple and disrupt the January 26 parade."
Acting swiftly, Uttar Pradesh ATS and Delhi Police reached the hotel and found that Wani's friends, identified as Mudsir Ahmed Wah and Mohammad Ashraf, vacated the room on January 6 night.
A high alert has been sent in search of the alleged absconding terrorists.
Security has also been beefed up in Delhi-NCR, ahead of the Republic Day celebrations.
He was handed over to the ATS yesterday.
Police have recovered Aadhaar cards and several documents from his possession. (ANI)