Baramulla, July 25 : A team of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday searched the residence of a businessman in old town Baramulla of north Kashmir in connection with a funding case.
Reports reaching said that the team accompanied by police and paramilitary CRPF arrived at around 3:00 pm in the day and conducted searches of house belonging to the businessman Gawhar Ahmed Bhat son of Mohammad Akbar Bhat of Mir Sahib old town Baramulla.
Earlier also NIA carried raids in parts of Kashmir in connection with the funding case registered by the probe agency. So far many hurriyat conference leaders besides some business men have been arrested by the NIA and most of them are lodged in Tihar Jail in New Delhi. (GNS)