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19 cases related to ISIS registered by NIA: Govt

PTI | New Delhi |

Altogether 19 cases related to ISIS have been registered by the National Investigation Agency, Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

"The NIA has registered 19 cases related to ISIS and out of these, charge-sheet has been filed in 11 cases," Minister of State for Home Hansraj Ahir said in response to a written reply to a question.

He said as per the available information, after the announcement of 'Caliphate' by ISIS chief Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi in 2014, very few youths from India got influenced towards the ISIS.