NIA arrests former Jammu and Kashmir MLA Rashid Engineer in terror-funding case
Friday, 9 August 2019 () Former Independent MLA in J&K Sheikh Abdul Rashid, also known as Rashid Engineer, was arrested by the NIA in connection with a case related to the funding of terror activities in Kashmir. Rashid, who was a legislator from the Langate Assembly seat in north Kashmir, is the first mainstream politician to have been arrested by the NIA in the case.
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Former Jammu and Kashmir MLA Rashid Engineer was on Saturday sent to police custody till August 14 by a Delhi court in connection with the terror-funding case.... IndiaTimes Also reported by •newKerala.com •DNA