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Delhi court discharges suspected IS activist

After declining to continue charges under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) against four alleged Islamic State (IS) suspects, who had been arrested by the Special Cell of the Delhi Police in January, a court here has discharged one of the suspects and ordered his release.

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The case, initially probed by the Delhi Police, was transferred to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on January 30. The federal agency filed a chargesheet against four suspects last month on July 6.

The accused were identified as Khaja Moideen, Abdul Samad, Syed Ali ...

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