NIA’s Operation Dhvast

Facts for Prelims (FFP)    Source: NIA  Context: NIA’s Operation Dhvast was a nationwide operation targeting terrorists, gangsters, and drug smugglers. It involved raids at 129 locations across multiple states, resulting in three arrests.   Aim: The operation aimed to dismantle the terror nexus involved in targeted killings, terror funding, extortion, and smuggling of drugs …

Karnataka High Court directs UIDAI to disclose Aadhaar details of 12 Bangladeshi nationals to NIA

GS paper 2 & 3 Syllabus: Adhar and issues related to it, UIDAI, NIA, issues related to security and human trafficking etc   Source: The Hindu Directions: Provisions related to NIA and some details about Aadhar Act is important. Do keep a note of it.  Context: The High Court of Karnataka has directed the Unique …

NIA chargesheets ‘Khalistani’ activists:

Topics Covered: Security challenges and their management in border areas; linkages of organized crime with terrorism. NIA chargesheets ‘Khalistani’ activists: Context: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a chargesheet against 16 “foreign-based Khalistanis”. The accused, based in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada, have been chargesheeted under the anti-terror Unlawful Activities (Prevention) …

National Investigation Agency (NIA):

Topics Covered: Important security agencies. National Investigation Agency (NIA): What to study? For Prelims: NIA- objectives, composition and functions. For Mains: Amendments- criticisms, concerns and way ahead. Context: The Delhi High Court has sought response of the Centre and the AAP government on a PIL seeking National Investigation Agency (NIA) probe under the unlawful activities law …

National Counter – Terrorism Centre – What Is It and Why There Is Opposition?

Terrorism and corruption are two sides of a same coin called inhumanness. To tackle corruption, a monster that is threatening economic progress of India, some ‘wise’ people came up with an idea called ‘lokpal‘. Government killed it. And when Mumbai was taken hostage by gunmen from neighbouring country, the government realized that there should be …