NIA Cases

Case No


Case Title

Unlawful activities of Islamic Research Foundation

State Police FIR No.


Date of Registration


Section of Law



Case RC-05/2016/NIA/MUM dated 18/11/2016 registered at NIA Police Station Mumbai. As per Government of India Ministry of Home Affairs Order No. 11011/34/2016-IS.IV dated 18/11/2016(suo motu).

Section of Law

U/Sec. 153A of IPC and Sections 10,13,18 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act 1967

Date of Re-Registration by NIA


Summary of Allegations

Credible information has revealed that Dr. Zakir Abdul Karim Nayak s/o Abdul Karim Naik r/o B-1005/1006, Jasmine Apartments, 65 - B, Dockyard Road, Mazagaon, Mumbai is the president of Islamic Research Foundation (IRF), Mumbai which is an association declared unlawful under sub-section (3) of section 3 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 vide Government of India order F.No. 11034/17/2016-IS-VI & S.O. 3460 (E) dated 17/11/2016. Further, Dr. Zakir Abdul Karim Naik and his associates have been promoting enmity and hatred between different religious groups in India through his public speeches and lectures on various platforms, and inciting Muslim youths and terrorists in India and abroad to commit unlawful activities and terrorists acts. These activities of Dr. Zakir Abdul Karim Naik and his associates are causing disaffection against Government of India and are prejudicial to the maintenance of harmony among various communities and likely to disturb the public tranquillity.

Present Status of Investigation

Trial started.

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