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NIA conducts nationwide raids in human trafficking cases; Myanmar national detained in Jammu | India News

NEW DELHI/JAMMU: The Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA) on Wednesday carried out nationwide raids to arrest these concerned in human trafficking and detained an individual from Myanmar in Jammu, in response to officers.
The raids, being carried out in eight states and two Union Territories, pertain to human trafficking circumstances, a spokesperson of the NIA stated.
The official stated searches have been carried out in Tripura, Assam, West Bengal, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Haryana, Rajasthan and the Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Puducherry.
A Rohingya Muslim from Myanmar was detained throughout a raid in Jammu and Kashmir, an official stated in Jammu.
Zaffar Alam was taken into custody from his short-term residence within the Bathindi space of Jammu round 2 am, whereas one other accused is on the run, the official stated.
The raids have been restricted to slums housing Myanmar immigrants and have been carried out in reference to a case associated to violation of the Passports Act and human trafficking, the official in Jammu stated.

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