NIA team probing ‘suspicious’ funds transaction in J&K to fuel unrest

Of the 21 people, 17 are from Kasargode district in the northern tip of Kerala

New Delhi: A three-member NIA team, headed by a Deputy Inspector General (DIG), has been probing “suspicious” funds transaction in over a dozen bank accounts in Jammu and Kashmir that are suspected to have been used to fuel unrest in the valley, an official said on Monday. There are around half a dozen bank accounts in Jammu and Kashmir More...

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