Suspected spy detained near Indo-Pak border from Jaisalmer

On a tip-off, Hazi Khan was detained by the sleuths of intelligence department from Kishangarh near Tanot Mata Temple in Jaisalmer.

Published: 12th February 2017 08:32 PM  |   Last Updated: 12th February 2017 08:32 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

JAIPUR: A man, alleged to be a spy was today detained by the intelligence wing of Rajasthan police near Indo-Pak border from Jaisalmer district.

On a tip-off, Hazi Khan was detained by the sleuths of intelligence department from Kishangarh near Tanot Mata Temple in Jaisalmer.

He is currently interrogated by our team in Jodhpur, ADG Intelligence Utkal Ranjan Sahoo told PTI.     Sahoo said that Khan was under scanner from last few days and was arrested today in a case of spying and sharing secret information.

He is resident of Jaisalmer district and his in-laws live in Pakistan.

Last week, police had arrested a Jaisalmer resident Sadiq who was allegedly planning to share information with Pakistani Intelligence agencies.     The police seized some documents and later lodged a case against him under Official Secrets Act, 1923.

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