Terrorist Incidents in Delhi, India

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Event ID Date State Event
69225-141861-360103 5/12/2014 Delhi Faizan Azmi alias Faizan Ahmed Sultan, the UAE-based laundry businessman who was arrested on May 2 by the National Investigation Agency (NIA), allegedly helped procure Sharjah work visas for five suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) operatives in the year 2009 as they attempted to flee India in the wake of a Police crackdown after the September 2008 Batla House encounter in Delhi, Indian Express reports on May 12. Azmi is said to have facilitated the visas for Salman alias Fahad Ansari alias Chhotu, Dr Shahnawaz Alam, Mohammed Khalid, Mohammed Sajid alias Bada Sajid, all currently on the NIA's most wanted list and Abu Rashid Sheikh alias Danda.
69200-141807-359983 5/10/2014 Delhi We arrested Professor GN Saibaba this morning in Delhi and he will be brought to Gadchiroli, Maharashtra, after taking transit remand in a Delhi court, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Gadchiroli, Ravindra Kadam, said.
69181-141773-359892 5/9/2014 Delhi Delhi Police on May 8 said that Indian Mujahideen (IM) arrested 'India operations chief' Yasin Bhatkal and his aide Asadullah Akhtar carried out a terror attack at Jama Masjid in New Delhi in 2010 to dissuade other nations from participating in the Commonwealth Games of 2010, reports The Times of India.
69185-141779-359906 5/9/2014 Delhi The Special Cell of Delhi Police on May 8 filed a charge sheet against two suspected Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) operatives, Mohammad Rashid and Mohammad Shahid arrested in 2013 from Mewat (Haryana) and alleged they had hatched a conspiracy to kidnap a businessman for ransom to raise money for weapons and explosives for attacks in the national capital, reports Indian Express.
69088-141518-359280 5/3/2014 Delhi Faizan was escorted to New Delhi by Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) officials and was arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) soon after his arrival.
69008-141337-358771 4/29/2014 Delhi An alleged Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) cadre, Aftab has threatened to kill a Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) MLA (Member of Legislative Assembly), Manjinder Singh Sirsa and blow up a gurdwara, prompting Police to lodge an FIR (First Information Report) and throw a security cordon around gurdwaras in New Delhi, The Times of India reports on May 29.


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The original source are newspaper clippings and extracts collected by the South Asian Terrorism Portal.