Udhampur terror assassin, Naved remanded to Judicial Custody


Jammu: Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Naved Yakub was today produced before a Chief Judicial Magistrate for recording his statement under section 164 CrPC (recording of confession and statement), regarding the recent Udhampur Attacks which led to the death of two BSF Jawans and caused injuries to 15 others. The Attack Culprit was produced before Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) S Gupta at High Court Complex amidst tight Security.

The CJM sent the LeT terrorist in judicial custody for two days as part of the process to ensure that he is giving the statement voluntarily, they said. The case will be taken up on August 26 for recording of statement, the sources said.
Sources claimed that Naved had agreed to record his statement today after confessing of his involvement in the August five terror attack. Naved was also produced before the NIA court,  which had granted the agency his remand for 14 days on August 11.
A resident of Faisalabad in Pakistan, he was earlier brought from Srinagar by the NIA team and was also taken to the spot of terror attack on highway at Narsu Nallah in Udhampur district.

Naved, who is in NIA custody, was caught by the villagers a few hours after the Udhampur attack on a Border Security Force (BSF) convoy in which two of its personnel were killed.

The NIA had also conducted a lie detector test of Naved.