UP News:Uttar Pradesh ATS on Sunday arrested three associates of Maulana Kaleem Siddiqui. Kaleem Siddiqui was arrested for allegedly running conversion gangs across India.The names of the three people who have been arrested are Kunal Choudhary, Mohammad Hafiz Idris and Mohammad Salim.
Let us inform, Maulana Kalim Siddiqui, a resident of Muzaffarnagar, has been sent on 10-day police remand.He was arrested on Wednesday in connection with the disclosure of the conversion syndicate by the UP ATS.For a long time, ATS was looking for Maulana Kaleem.Kaleem Siddiqui is the President of the Global Peace Center.His name had cropped up during the investigation of the Umar Gautam case.UP ATS has also accused Maulana Kalim of hawala funding.
ADG Law and Order Prashant Kumar told that Maulana Kalim Siddiqui was misleading non-Muslims in an organized manner throughout the country on the basis of funding from abroad.Intimidating him was running India's biggest illegal conversion syndicate.
Umar Gautam was sent to jail in the month of June
Umar Gautam was sent to jail in June after the UP Police arrested him for allegedly running a conversion racket.Maulana Kalim Siddiqui, a 64-year-old Islamic scholar, was on the radar of security agencies for suspicious activities.He was caught as soon as he reached Meerut last night.UP Police is currently interrogating him.
UP ATS alleges that crores of rupees have come from abroad in the account of Maulana Kalim.Another person Mufti Qazi has already been arrested in this case.The ATS also said that Maulana Kalim Siddiqui used to collect funds from abroad and use it for conversion.About three crore rupees have been deposited in his account, of which 1.5 crore rupees have come from Bahrain.