NIA carry out raids in house of cross LoC trader in Jammu & Kashmir

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Srinagar, Aasif Suhaf, July 23: NIA raided residence & offices of businessmen (Cross LoC traders) at Pulwama and Srinagar during two separate search operations today.National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday carried separate raids at Parimpora Fruit Mandi in Srinagar and at the residence of a business man dealing with cross-LoC trade in Pulwama South Kashmir.

Official sources told News24 that sleuths of the National Probe Agency carried out a raid at the residence of Ghulam Ahmad Wani alias Bardana at Achgoza Keller, Pulwama.

Wani is said to be a business man who was dealing cross-LoC trade which stands stalled after India banned it following Pulwama attack on Feb 14, this year.

Sources said that NIA also carried raids at Parimpora Fruit Mandi here in Srinagar and details regarding it are awaited.

Earlier also NIA carried raids in parts of Kashmir in connection with the terror funding case. So far several hurriyat leaders besides some business men have been arrested by the NIA and most of them are lodged in Tihar Jail in New Delhi.