NIA Cases

Case No


Case Title

Conspiracy and planning by Hardeep Singh Nijjar to carry out terrorist attack in India

State Police FIR No.


Date of Registration


Section of Law



Case RC-15/2018/NIA/DLI dated 14/04/2018 registered at NIA Police Station, Delhi. As per Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs CTCR Division. Order No. 11011/26/2018/NIA, dated 13/04/2018.

Section of Law

Under section 120B of Indian Penal Code (IPC) and sections 13,17,18 & 20 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967.

Date of Registration by NIA


Summary of Allegations

Credible information has been received that one HARDEEP SINGH NIJJAR s/o Piara Singh, originally resident of VPO Bharsinghpur, PS, Phillaur, District Jalandhar, who is now based in Surrey, Canada, is conspiring and planning to carry out a major terrorist attack in India. HARDEEP SINGH NIJJAR has been engaged in several activities that are prejudicial to the Sovereignty and Integrity of India such as sourcing finance to procure arms/ammunitions and training Sikh youth for carrying out terrorist activities in India. He has certain associates in India who have conducted reconnaissance of gatherings of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) at certain places, including Punjab with an intention to target them and strike terror in a section of the people in India. He intends to execute the attack at a time and place where there is a large gathering so that there are maximum casualties

Present Status of Investigation

The case is under investigation.

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