Bhatkal, an alleged co-founder of terror group Indian Mujahideen, was arrested in a top secret operation on Wednesday night.
Yesterday, he was questioned by top officers of the Bihar Police and the National Investigating Agency. Sources say that he denied the Mujahideen's involvement in a series of bomb blasts in the pilgrimage town of Bodh Gaya in July, but said of the attacks, "Good... it seems there are other people like us working for the same purpose."
Bhatkal is wanted by the police in 12 different states for allegedly masterminding and executing some of India's deadliest terror attacks, in which hundreds have been killed.
Bhatkal, who belongs to coastal Karnataka, was found along the border with Nepal with another alleged Mujahideen member named Asadullah Akhtar.
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