Gurugram, September 17
The STF, Haryana, in collaboration with Military Intelligence, Lucknow, have arrested a civilian worker of Military Engineering Services (MES) posted in Jaipur from Dharuhera in Rewari late final night time for allegedly passing categorised info to Pakistani Military Intelligence unit after allegedly getting honey-trapped on Facebook.
Interrogation is beneath method and an FIR has been registered at Dharuhera police station in Rewari district.
According to the STF, the accused is deployed on the navy engineering wing’s multi-tasking workers (MTS) in Jaipur and he was allegedly passing secret info to a Pakistani intelligence company via social media. Sources declare that he was honey-trapped.
Following a tip-off from Military intelligence, Lucknow, inspector Anand Yadav of STF carried out a raid late final night time and arrested 30-year-old Mahesh Kumar from Dharuhera bus stand when he was returning dwelling by bus from Jaipur.
He was reportedly in contact with operatives of Pakistani Military Intelligence unit for two-and-a-half years and has acquired cash on a number of events. Examination of his cellular machine and his joint interrogation are in progress.
“We have registered case with Rewari police. The Military Intelligence tipped us off. He was passing info however any additional particulars can’t be shared, “mentioned B Satheesh Balan, IG of STF, Haryana.
“The accused was nabbed by STF but now our CIA unit is interrogating him to find out more information and his modus operandi. We took him on remand and probe is on,” mentioned Abhishek Jorwal, SP, Rewari.