This Article is From May 05, 2016

12 Suspected Jaish-e-Mohammed Terrorists Arrested In Delhi, Uttar Pradesh

12 Suspected Jaish-e-Mohammed Terrorists Arrested In Delhi, Uttar Pradesh

The official said all the suspected terrorists are under the age of 30. (File Photo - Delhi Police)

New Delhi: Twelve suspected terrorists of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist group have been detained in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh, a senior Delhi Police official said on Wednesday.

"We have detained 12 people from Delhi and Uttar Pradesh for subscribing JeM ideology. They were detained late on Tuesday night. One Improvised Explosive Device (IED) has been recovered from them," Special Commissioner of Police (Special Cell) Arvind Deep told news agency IANS.

The official said all the suspected terrorists are under the age of 30.

"Some of them are permanent residents of Delhi and some are from the neighbouring state Uttar Pradesh," he added.