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Hizbul man arrested from UP, Delhi terror plot foiled

New Delhi: A suspected Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist was arrested from Uttar Pradesh with police today claiming that they have unearthed a plot to create terror in the national capital ahead of Holi.

 Hizbul man arrested from UP, Delhi terror plot foiled

Protests against terrorism. Agencies.

The alleged operative Liaqat Ali was on way to Delhi in a train when he was arrested from Gorakhpur, police sources said. He was produced in a court yesterday which sent him to police custody for 15 days.

Sources claimed that he told them that some weapons were kept for him in a guest house in a Central Delhi locality. A raid was conducted and some arms and ammunition were recovered.

PTI

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Updated Date: Mar 22, 2013 10:32:08 IST