Why target only Zakir Naik, What have you done against Asaram Bapu? Tribunal questions ED Current Affairs 

Why target only Zakir Naik, What have you done against Asaram Bapu? Tribunal questions ED

New Delhi: A month after National Investigating Agency (NIA) suffered huge embarrassment when Interpol cancelled the Red corner Notice issued against Dr. Zakir Naik, the Judicial Tribunal on Tuesday pulled the Enforcement Directorate (ED) over its investigation against the Islamic preacher. Justice Manmohan Singh, head of the Appellate Tribunal for PMLA (Prevention of Money Laundering Act) at New Delhi, restrained the ED from taking over Naik’s properties in Mumbai attached by the agency. While drawing a parallel comparison between Naik and self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, Justice Manmohan Singh said, “I…

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Interpol cancels Red Corner Notice against Zakir Naik, gives clean chit Current Affairs 

Interpol cancels Red Corner Notice against Zakir Naik, gives clean chit

New Delhi: The Interpol cancelled the Red corner Notice issued against Dr. Zakir Naik contending that there was a severe lack of evidentiary basis, a failure by Indian authorities to follow due process of law, political and religious bias that formed the basis of such a notice, and lack of international interest. The decision was taken by the Interpol’s Commission in its 102nd session held on 24-27 October 2017 and has deleted all data on the Islamic preacher from its database on November 9 and urged all National Central Bureau…

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Why target only Zakir Naik, What have you done against Asaram Bapu? Tribunal questions ED Current Affairs 

NIA to seek Zakir Naik’s extradition from Malaysia, submits report to Home Ministry

NEW DELHI: National Investigation Agency (NIA) has submitted a detailed investigation report seeking extradition of Zakir Naik, a Mumbai based popular televangelist and Islamic preacher over the alleged terror activities to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in New Delhi. The agency has sought prosecution sanction from the ministry against Naik under the stringent Section 18 of Unlawful Activities Prevention Act which relates to terror conspiracy, Sections 10 and 13 of Unlawful Activities Prevention Act which deals with being member of an unlawful outfit and Section 153 of Indian Penal…

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