The anti-terrorist Special Cell of the Delhi Police on 6 January arrested a madrasa teacher from Bengaluru for alleged links with terror outfit al-Qaeda.
Maulana Anzar Shah was held on suspicion of having met members of an al-Qaeda module operating in India. He was produced in a Delhi Court on Thursday and was sent to to police custody till 20 January.
According to reports, the Delhi Police had unearthed Shah's link with al-Qaeda module a month ago.
al Qaeda is an international terrorist organisation which was founded by Osama Bin Laden, the man behind 9/11 terror attacks in United States.
- With agency inputs