Zakir Naik associate arrested in ISIS link from Mumbai – Deep trouble for Zakir Naik

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Dr Zakir Naik - Islamic Leader
Dr Zakir Naik - Islamic Leader

Dr. Zakir Naik is deep trouble as he is trying to prove his innocence and no link to terror bid a man called Arshid Qureshi, a suspected ISIS recruiter found to be Zakir Naik’s foundation member, was arrested in Navi Mumbai on Wednesday.

Arshid is who alleged that have brainwashed youngsters in Kerala and lead them to join the ISIS. Police sources say he was on the payrolls of Zakir Naik’s Islamic Research Foundation.

Kerala police had charged him with criminal conspiracy and promoting enmity between different groups.  He was arrested on Wednesday night in a joint operation by the anti-terror squad and Kerala police. He has been remanded to four days police custody.

Mumbai-based Zakir Naik is the subject of multiple inquiries in India over allegedly incendiary speeches. He is currently in Saudi Arabia and has said he will not return to India this year.