India: Al-Qaeda-linked Terrorists Planned Serial Attacks In Lucknow Before August 15

The Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday nabbed two terrorists associated with the terrorist organisation Al-Qaeda. They were arrested after ATS raided their home in Lucknow’s Kakori area.

In a statement, ATS said that they got information about Al-Qaeda terrorist Umar Halmindi who used to recruit youths to carry out terrorist operations in India. “He used to recruit youths in India for AQIS and used to radicalise them,” the statement said.