February 2, 2023
NDTV News


NIA has introduced a reward of Rs 10 lakh for data resulting in arrest of every suspect.

New Delhi:

The National Investigation Agency at present launched CCTV footage displaying two males suspected to be concerned in a blast close to the Israel Embassy in Delhi in January. The company has introduced a reward of Rs 10 lakh to anybody who can present data resulting in the arrest of every suspect.

The company is looking for assist to establish and arrest the 2 people seen to be roaming close to the spot on the day of the assault, it stated in an official assertion.

A low-intensity blast had taken place when a crude IED (improvised explosive system) went off close to the Israel embassy on APJ Abdul Kalam Road in central Delhi on January 29. There had been no casualties and no injury to property was reported, besides the shattering of the window panes of three automobiles parked close by.

The minor explosion had coincided with the twenty ninth anniversary of India and Israel’s diplomatic ties.

Immediately after the explosion, the police had checked CCTV cameras within the neighborhood to verify the sequence of occasions, officers stated. No eyewitness who noticed anybody inserting the IED close to the pavement might be discovered.

Later, the central authorities termed the blast a terrorist act and handed over the investigation to the NIA because of the implications on its ties with a pleasant nation.

Following the blast, then Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had expressed “full confidence” that India would examine the blast, and “ensure the safety of Israelis and Jews who are there”.

Foreign Minister S Jaishankar had tweeted to say that he spoke to his then Israeli counterpart, Gabi Ashkenazi, and warranted him of “the fullest protection for the Embassy and diplomats”.





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