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NIA arrested both for spreading ISIS propaganda to radicalize youth on social media

transgender: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday (August 17) arrested two people for allegedly running ISIS propaganda on social media to radicalize and “recruit gullible Muslim youth” for the organisation. 

The agency arrested Miza Siddiqui and Shifa Harris, residents of Kannur district of Kerala. 

The NIA was probing a case related to the terrorist activities of Mohammad Amin and his associates, who used various propaganda of ISIS on various social media platforms such as Telegram, Hoop and Instagram to propagate and radicalize and recruit the violent jihadist ideology of ISIS. channel running. New Members to the ISIS Module”. 

“Investigation has revealed that accused Miza Siddiqui is linked to ISIS. He had traveled to Tehran with his allies to join ISIS in Syria. On the instructions of accused Mohammad Amin, he had created a page on Instagram to promote, inspire, radicalize and recruit gullible Muslim youth for ISIS. He had also radicalized other accused in the case named Musahab Anwar, his cousin,” the NIA said in a statement. 

The NIA further alleged that Shifa Haris had transferred money to one Mohammad Waqar Lone to support ISIS activities.  

By Naveen Bharat Staff 

  

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