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ED seeks approval to question terror funding accused

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The (ED) on Friday moved a seeking permission to question Altaf and another person in judicial custody in connection with the terror funding case.

Altaf is the of The other person is Watali.

The court will hear the plea on March 19.

In January 2018, the charge sheeted Ahmad Shah and Watali along with Pakistan-based terrorist leaders Hafiz Saeed, Syed Salahuddin, seven Kashmiri separatist leaders and others in a case of terror funding in the

They were charge sheeted under stringent anti-terror laws alleging that they hatched a conspiracy with Saeed and Salahuddin to wage war against for the secession of

The separatists, who were arrested on July 24, 2017, are Aftab Hilali Shah alias Shahid-ul-Islam, Ayaz Akbar Khandey, Farooq Ahmad Dar alias Bitta Karate, Nayeem Khan, Altaf Ahmad Shah, and Bashir Ahmad Bhat alias Peer Saifullah.

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First Published: Fri, March 15 2019. 15:02 IST
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