A TELEGRAM channel of the purported terror group Jaish Ul Hind, which claimed duty for parking an SUV with gelatin sticks and a terror observe exterior industrialist Mukesh Ambani’s Mumbai residence, was allegedly created in Delhi’s Tihar jail, a non-public cyber company has discovered.
Official sources informed The Indian Express that the personal agency was requested by an investigating company to trace the placement of the telephone on which the Telegram channel was created.
They didn’t determine the investigating company however stated the discovering has been communicated to the Delhi Police Special Cell by central companies.
The terror scare case is being investigated by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) whereas the loss of life of the car proprietor and the alleged theft of the car earlier than it was discovered exterior Ambani’s residence on February 25 are being probed by Maharashtra’s Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS).
According to a safety evaluation report ready by the personal cyber agency, the Telegram channel was created by the TOR community, which is used to entry the darkish net, from a SIM card in a cellular machine that was situated “near/in Tihar jail”. The darkish net is part of the Internet that may solely be accessed by nameless networks like TOR and never conventional search engines like google and yahoo.
The report, which lists the cellular quantity by which the Internet was accessed, states that the channel was created round 3.20 pm on February 26. The message claiming duty for the safety scare exterior Antilia, the Ambani home in South Mumbai’s Carmichael Road, was posted on the Telegram channel late on February 27 night time.
On February 28, one other group claiming to be Jaish Ul Hind posted a message on a distinct Telegram channel claiming that the message was not put out by them and denying any function within the incident. The police suspect that this message was despatched from exterior the nation though they haven’t been in a position to pin the placement.
The message allegedly created in Tihar had claimed duty for parking the car exterior the residence, demanded cash from the Ambanis, and included a hyperlink for cost by cryptocurrency. The Mumbai police discovered that the hyperlink was not useful.
The message had claimed that the incident was “only a trailer” and that “the big picture was yet to come”. The message said that “…the brother who placed the SUV near the Ambani house has reached the safe house”.