2 PFI-linked persons who planned to attack Hindu leaders arrested in UP

UP Police arrested two persons connected to Popular Front of India (PFI) on February 16. "Uttar Pradesh STF has arrested two persons connected to Popular Front of India (PFI). Explosives, detonators, weapons and incriminating documents seized from them. Ansad Badruddin and Firoz Khan from Kerala are the two PFI members who have been arrested by UP STF today. They were planning an attack at important places in the State and target those holding important positions in Hindu organizations. They had been trying to expand their network," said ADG (Law and Order) of UP Prashant Kumar.