ISI hatched a terrorist conspiracy to influence Punjab and UP elections, intelligence agencies alerted
The dates for the assembly elections in five states of the country have been announced. Terrorist organizations are hatching a new conspiracy to influence the electoral process in the state. Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) has activated its terrorist organizations with the aim of increasing Khalistani footprints in Punjab. The country's intelligence agencies have warned about this in parts of the state and Uttar Pradesh.
Sources in the security system, quoting intelligence, said that ISI-sponsored Sikh terrorist organizations may target election rallies and try to kill some important leaders or VVIPs during the election process in parts of Punjab, UP and Uttarakhand. .
ISI activated all terrorist groups small or big
According to sources, as an opportune moment to revive the Khalistani movement in the state in the wake of Punjab elections, the ISI has activated all terrorist groups, small or big, which have been tasked to influence the election process.
According to the information received, inputs have been shared by the Punjab, UP and Uttarakhand administration, which has revealed that these organizations may try to infiltrate other states also to gain their support among the Sikh population.
The ISI has also told these banned Sikh militant outfits that it is time for Khalistan to be 'now or never'.
The UP and Uttarakhand governments have been asked to keep a watch on these activities and keep in touch with Sikh religious leaders and prominent persons in these states.
ISI's instructions to Sikh terrorist groups operating abroad for supply of arms
ISI has directed Sikh terrorist groups operating abroad to organize the supply of arms and explosives to Punjab and supply of arms through Pakistani handlers to organizations like International Sikh Youth Federation (ISYF), Babbar Khalsa International (BKI) Instruct to make arrangements.
Many Khalistani supporters including Sikh terrorist Wadhav Singh Babbar in contact with ISI
The sources also quoted intelligence inputs as saying that Sikh terrorists Wadhav Singh Babbar of BKI, Paramjit Singh Panjawar of Khalistan Commando Force and Ranjit Singh Neeta of Khalistan Zindabad Force are in constant touch with ISI and are following the instructions.
ISYF has great influence in villages along the international border with Pakistan
Sources also said that the Lakhvir Singh-led ISYF has considerable influence in villages along the international border with Pakistan and many of his henchmen are experts in making bombs and other explosive devices. Sources said Singh has been entrusted with the task of arranging a safe passage to Punjab after the smuggling of these explosive materials.
Over 60 drone incidents were witnessed along the Indo-Pak border in Punjab sector
The use of drones to transport weapons and explosives across the border has become a major challenge for the security forces along the Punjab border in recent times. According to officials, more than 60 incidents of drones have been seen along the India-Pakistan border in the Punjab sector. Many of them were gunned down by the Border Security Force. The investigation into the recent Ludhiana blasts has also revealed how these Sikh extremist groups along with their grassroots activists are trying to carry out their terror attacks in the state.