Terror Alert: Cops Ask Heads of Madrasas & Mosques in K’taka Border Town to Install CCTVs on Premises

The police directive comes within the wake of alleged terrorists being harboured in one of the vital madrasas at Hosur Layout situated within the border the city of Gundlupet ultimate week.

Terror Alert: Cops Ask Heads of Madrasas & Mosques in K'taka Border Town to Install CCTVs on Premises
Religious heads of mosques and clerics of madrasas cling a gathering with police in Gundulpet on Tuesday. (Information18)

Bengaluru: The Karnataka Police has mandated madrasas and mosques within the border the city of Gundlupet in Chamarajanagar district to put in CCTV cameras on all their premises inside of every week.

The directive comes within the wake of alleged terrorists being harboured in one of the vital madrasas within the the city’s Hosur Layout ultimate week.

“On January 11, a joint motion of the district police and the Central Crime Branch had puzzled Moulvi Sadahatullah and Ayub Khan of this mosque for in brief sheltering some suspects. Sadahaullah was once even taken to Bengaluru for additional interrogation earlier than being despatched again. Since Gundlupet is on the border between Tamil Nadu and Kerala, there’s a risk that terror suspects may just freely use this the city en direction for any more or less terror actions or to disturb peace,” the police directive mentioned.

The mosque heads and clerics have been additionally requested to wait a gathering held on the police station on Tuesday and advised that if they’ve any data on motion of suspicious individuals of their madrasas or mosques and across the localities, they will have to tell the native police right away.

The directives comes on an afternoon when two terror suspects have been picked up from Udupi in coastal Karnataka — they have been sought after within the homicide of a police officer close to Kanyakumari on January 8. The duo had allegedly fled from Tamil Nadu after committing the crime.

The clerics had been additional warned that police would take prison motion towards them if any hyperlink to criminal activity is established with them.

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| Edited by means of: Sohini Goswami

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