Srinagar, November 24: The police in Kashmir have released a note which has revealed that a resident of Srinagar is now known to have an affiliation with the Islamic State militant group based in Syria and Iraq.
The note reads further that the boy after completing his post graduation from Australia came back to Srinagar last year. But then he got a job offer from an NGO working for the rehabilitation of refugees, with its offices in Australia, Turkey and Malaysia. Initially, he went to Malaysia, from where he is said to have been dispatched to Turkey where he is involved in rehabilitation work of displaced people of Syria.
The police note says that Waida is in touch with his family only through internet facility and is not using mobile number. The police note also discussed Waida’s family background, including his father’s sympathies for “separatist ideology”.