L-e-T Bangalore Conspiracy
As per GOI, MHA order no. 11011/55/2012-IS-IV. dated -16.11.2012, NIA took over the investigation of FIR No.384/2012 dated 29/08/2012 of Basaweshwara Nagar Police Station, Bangalore, Karnataka State and re-registered the case on 25-11-2014 at PS: NIA, Hyderabad
as Case RC 04/2012/NIA/HYD Under sections 120(B), 121,121(A), 122,123,153(A), 307 & 379 of IPC, Section(s) 3 read with 25 of Arms Act, 1959 and Section(s) 10,12,13,15, 16 & 18 of UA(P) Act 1967.
Summary of Allegations
The City Crime Branch, Bangalore had received credible information that the banned terrorist organization L-e-T and HuJI have hatched a conspiracy to indulge in subversive activities like target killings of important personalities of Hindu community in Bangalore
and Hubli and thereby disturb the communal harmony. Surveillance was arranged over the activities of the suspected members. A suo-motu case was registered in Basaveshwara Nagar Police Station, Bangalore City Crime.No.384/2012 on 29.08.2012.
Charge sheet on 20.02.2013 against 12 accused persons (including 01 Absconder), first supplementary charge sheet on 02.05.2013 against 01 accused person and second supplementary charge sheet on 27.05.2014 against 01 accused person were filed by NIA before
the Hon’ble NIA Special Court, Bangalore. Charges have been framed against the accused persons and trial commenced from 23.06.2013. Further investigation continued against arrested accused and 08 absconding accused persons under section 173(8) Cr.PC.