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NIA issues fresh summons to Mirwaiz Umar, Naseem Geelani

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Investigation Agency on Friday issued fresh summons to Umar Farooq and Naseem Geelani, the son of another separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, to be present here for questioning on March 18 and 19 in connection with a terror funding case.

The move comes amidst the government crackdown on separatist leaders in in the aftermath of Pulwama terror attack.

Earlier this month, the NIA had carried out searches at seven locations of separatists in Kashmir, including that of in connection with the said case.

The agency claimed to have recovered several incriminating documents, including letterheads of different terrorist organisations as well as high-end communication systems, during the raid.

During the searches, the teams also recovered including laptops, e-tablets, mobile phones, pen drives, communication system, and DVRs.

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First Published: Fri, March 15 2019. 09:54 IST