Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana on Wednesday stated that the police is inspecting the dying menace given to Delhi BJP MP Gautam Gambhir by ISIS-Kashmir and an investigation into the matter has been initiated.
Asthana’s feedback got here throughout an occasion on the Indian Ladies’s Press Corps (IWPC) premises right here.
Earlier within the day, former cricketer Gambhir filed a criticism with the Delhi Police, alleging that he and his household have obtained dying threats from ISIS-Kashmir. “Now we have obtained an electronic mail from ISIS-Kashmir on the official ID of MP Gautam Gambhir on November 23 at 9.32 p.m.,” learn the criticism filed by Gambhir’s non-public secretary. The police chief stated that the safety preparations outdoors the Delhi MP’s residence have been tightened.
The mail, accessed by IANS, learn: “We’re going to kill you and your loved ones.” The 40-year-old cricketer-turned-politician has been extraordinarily vocal about a number of points together with terrorism in Kashmir.
Earlier in December 2019 as nicely, Gambhir had approached the Delhi Police alleging dying threats to him and his household from a global quantity. He had then urged the police to lodge a case and make sure the security and safety of his household.
Other than Gambhir, senior journalist Aditya Raj Kaul was additionally despatched an identical menace.
“Final night time I obtained again to again menace emails from ‘ISIS Kashmir’ saying they’ll behead and kill me for my reportage on terrorism,” Kaul wrote on Twitter, sharing the screenshots of the menace emails that learn: “You could have written so much in opposition to us, now we’re going to ship you on an extended journey quickly. Come to Srinagar someday.”