ED Attaches Assets of Zakir Naik’s IRF Amounting to About Rs 20 Cr

Critics see Naik’s presence as another sign of top-level support for hardline Islam in the Muslim-majority nation.
  • The Enforcement Directorate attached assets worth Rs 18.37 crore of the Islamic Research Foundation in the Zakir Naik money laundering case.
  • On Monday, the National Investigation Agency also issued another notice against Zakir Naik.
  • Naik has been summoned to the NIA headquarter on 30 March.
  • On 7 March, the NIA had issued another notice against Naik, asking him to appear on 14 March, in a case filed against him under anti-terror law.

(With inputs from media agencies.)

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