Man spying for ISI caught in Pokhran
Barely two days after the conclusion
of the IAF's air exercise 'Iron Fist' in Pokhran, a suspected
spy has been caught giving information of the war games with
an ISI operative in
by army intelligence from his house in Pokhran yesterday and
was being grilled by security agencies, SP Jaisalmer Pankaj
Kumar Chaudhary said today.
Intelligence sources said that
was sharing Sumer
information of the IAF's exercise with his maternal uncle in
Rahim Yar Khan in
for the past few days. His uncle Pakistan
has been working for Inter-Services Intelligence for the last
few years, they said.
Interrogation Cell in Jaipur where the security agencies are
The sources said he was caught after his calls to
were intercepted by the army intelligence and IB.
They claimed that
working for his uncle for Sumer
the past two years and had been sharing vital information
related to all the exercises, which have taken place in the
region in the past two years besides the various defence
installations in the region.
Following interception of his calls to
he was Pakistan
caught from his home in Pokhran yesterday morning.
A 10th class passout,
expert in computers and Sumer
would talk to his uncle over phone in code words.
He would frequently travel to
believed to Pakistan
have passed on maps and other documents pertaining to defence
structure in the western sector.