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Bihar woman gets seven years in jail for trying to join Islamic State

Yasmin Mohammed Zahid was arrested in Delhi July 30, 2016, when she on her way to leave for Afghanistan with her child

IANS  |  Kochi 

Islamic State, ISIS
Islamic State, ISIS

An here on Saturday sentenced a woman from Bihar to seven years in jail in the first (IS) case registered in Kerala.

The case is in connection with 15 persons from Kasargode district who travelled to Afghanistan to join the terror group in 2016.

was arrested in Delhi July 30, 2016, when she on her way to leave for Afghanistan with her child.

The case was first registered by the in Kasargode. It was later taken over by the Investigation Agency.

The agency found evidence of the accused person's activities through their social media accounts.

 

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First Published: Sat, March 24 2018. 17:13 IST
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