Hafiz Abdur Rehman Makki, head of JuD’s political and worldwide affairs wing and in-charge of its charity Falah-e-Insaniat Basis (FIF), was arrested throughout a authorities crackdown towards the terrorist organisations.
Makki, head of JuD’s political and worldwide affairs wing and in-charge of its charity Falah-e-Insaniat Basis (FIF), was arrested throughout a authorities crackdown towards terrorist organisations.
Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief and Mumbai terror assault mastermind Hafiz Saeed’s brother-in-law Hafiz Abdur Rehman Makki has been arrested for hate speech and criticising the Pakistan authorities, police mentioned on Wednesday.
Police spokesperson Nabila Ghazanfar confirmed Makki’s arrest. She, nevertheless, didn’t clarify the fees below which he was arrested. Sources mentioned Makki has been arrested for making a hate speech in Gujranwala metropolis, some 80-km from Lahore.
The US Division of the Treasury has designated Saeed as a Specifically Designated World Terrorist, and the US, since 2012, has supplied a $10 million reward for data that brings him to justice.
The sources additionally mentioned his arrest needs to be seen in reference to the federal government’s steps to adjust to the requirement of the Monetary Motion Process Power (FATF).
Saeed is retaining a low profile and at present residing at his Lahore residence below excessive safety. For the primary time in twenty years, Saeed was not allowed to enter and ship weekly sermon at JuD headquarters in Lahore since early this March.
In February, Paris-based worldwide terror financing watchdog FATF determined to proceed the ”Gray” itemizing of Pakistan for its failure to cease funding of terrorist teams such because the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and the JuD.
The JuD and its sister group Falah-i-Insaniat (FIF) management has already gone underground within the wake of the federal government’s motion towards the proscribed organisations.
After the February 14 Pulwama terror assault, by which 40 Indian safety personnel had been killed by a suicide bomber of the Pakistan-based JeM, prime minister Khan had mentioned Islamabad wouldn’t spare any group concerned in militancy or utilizing Pakistani soil for any type of terror exercise towards different international locations.
The FIF, just like the JuD, was additionally banned in March by the Pakistan authorities. Not too long ago, the federal government introduced to take management of greater than 30,000 non secular seminaries.