Jihadi Londoner arrested in Delhi over Rohingya terrorist plot as al-Qaeda targets Myanmar

Suspected al-Qaeda operative Shauman Haq, alias Shami ur Rehman a British national of Bangladeshi origin was arrested by the special cell of the Delhi Police

A British al-Qaeda militant who is accused of organising resistance among Rohingyas to fight the Myanmar Army has been arrested by Delhi Police special cell.

Samiun Rahman, 28, alias Hamdan, a London resident, was staying in India with fake identity of Shumon Haq alias Raju Bhai. He is accused of establishing a base for the outfit in the city to recruit cadre for jihad.

The fake ID lists his residential address as being in Bihar but his parents moved to Britain from Bangladesh in 1960s and settled in central London.

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