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Kanpur train accident: Prime suspect, alleged ISI agent arrested in Nepal

A person, identified as Shamshul Hudda, having links with Pakistan's intelligence agency, Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) has been arrested by Indian security agencies in Kathmandu, Nepal and is the alleged mastermind of a conspiracy of train derailments in India.

According to National Investigation Agency (NIA) sources, Hudda was deported to Kathmandu, where a team of Intelligence Bureau (IB) and Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) was already present, after pressure from Nepal and Indian investigative agencies.

The NIA has recently lodged three FIRS' in connection with the Kanpur, Bihar and Andhra Pradesh train accidents.

Hudda reportedly had links with one of the train blasts accused, who was earlier arrested in Nepal.

UP Election 2017: CM Akhilesh Yadav to address election rallies in Meerut

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will address election rallies in Meerut on 7 February as the city is slated to vote for the state Assembly election on 11 February.

Akhilesh on 6 February had retorted to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remark that the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister fears he might be blown off in Bharatiya Janata Party's storm wittingly, saying the Samajwadis know how to ride a "cycle against the wind".

"The Prime Minister is saying there is a storm of BJP but we Samajwadis know how to ride a cycle against the wind," he said at a rally in Sitapur.

Prime Minister Modi, who addressed a rally in Aligarh earlier on February 5, had said: "And when the wind is so strong, even a young leader cannot face it and seeks help of anything ...even a pole...but this time BJP 'aandhi' (storm) is so strong that the Chief Minister fears that he might be blown off... The people of Uttar Pradesh want change and justice."

Rohini: Delhi Police arrest serial rapist for abducting four-year old girl

The Delhi Police have arrested a 40-yr old convicted serial rapist for allegedly abducting and molesting a four-year old girl near Vijay Vihar in Rohini.

The paedophile, identified as Naresh was held yesterday at around 11.12 a.m. when he tried to kidnap the girl, who was playing next to her mother. The mother of the girl informed the police that her minor daughter was playing by her side. When she saw that a man is trying to abduct her daughter, she raised an alarm following which the neighbours caught the accused and made a PCR Call.

"A PCR call was received at Police Station Vijay Vihar regarding kidnapping of a minor girl by a man following which the police reached the spot," said police.

An FIR has been registered against the accused under relevant sections of kidnapping and POCSO Act.

"Initial probe shows his involvement in such crime since 2007. He was sentenced to imprisonment for three years in one of the cases," said Deputy Commissioner of Police M.N. Tiwari.

The accused has confessed his crime and disclosed that he is a bootlegger and had previously involved in two cases of similar acts in which he was convicted by the court.