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Non-bailable warrant issued against Zakir Naik

ANI  |  Mumbai (Maharashtra) 

The Investigation Agency (NIA) special on Thursday issued non-bailable arrest warrant against controversial preacher Zakir Naik for promoting enmity between groups on religious and racial grounds, as also accumulating funds in an illegal way for his

Earlier on April 13, the warrant was issued after Naik failed to present himself before the

The claimed before the that they had sent four summons to Naik to which there has been no response.

It is believed that Naik is currently staying in

The may now seek Letters Rogatory (letters of request) from a in for judicial assistance in getting Naik back home for interrogation.

He is said to have been inspiration behind last July's terror attack on an upscale cafe in Dhaka.

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First Published: Thu, April 20 2017. 17:22 IST