Delhi court takes cognizance of charge-sheet against Kashmiri separatist leader Bilqees Shah in terror funding case

22nd Mar,2021

Delhi court takes cognizance of charge-sheet against Kashmiri separatist leader Bilqees Shah in terror funding case



A Delhi Court has taken cognisance of a beneficial charge sheet documented against the spouse of Kashmiri dissenter pioneer Shabir Shah in a tax evasion case identifying with dread subsidizing in Jammu and Kashmir.
Subsequent to taking cognisance, Additional Sessions Judge Dharmendra Rana gave request to Bilqees Shah. The Enforcement Directorate had recorded the charge sheet against Bilqees in September 2020 under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).

Bilqees has been made charged for her part in the commission of offense of tax evasion for completing criminal operations. Prior, the organization had connected properties of Shabir Shah, his significant other and little girls in Srinagar's upscale Effandi Bagh.
As per ED, Shabir Shah has been discovered to do illegal exercises alongside his accessory Mohammad Aslam Wani, who is a lobbyist of prohibited aggressor association Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM).
The authority said that Shah was utilizing Wani as a transporter for gathering hawala cash sent by his Pakistan based outfits through hawala administrators to convey something similar to him and his significant other for conveying criminal operations.

During examination, it was uncovered that Shabir, without having any genuine types of revenue, had gotten cash for completing dissident exercises in J&K and had obtained different properties through a labyrinth of questionable exchanges, the authority said.
Bilqees likewise got ill-conceived cash from Wani on different events, the authority said. The ED case depends on the FIR and charge sheet documented by the Delhi Police Special Cell against Wani.
As indicated by the Special Cell charge sheet, Wani was captured with 5 kg of explosives, one gun with 15 live cartridges and Rs 62.96 lakh in real money.