A 40-year-old engineer from Telangana capital Hyderabad who had been convicted for terror financing has been deported by the US after finishing his jail time period, a authorities official stated.
Ibrahim Zubair Mohammad was arrested in 2011 for offering materials assist to al Qaeda chief Anwar al-Awlaki two years earlier.
Ibrahim Mohammad was sentenced to 5 years in jail after he pleaded responsible to his function within the conspiracy, His brother Yahya Mohammad was sentenced to 27 years as a result of he had additionally employed a hitman to kill a decide presiding over a terror case.
A authorities official advised Hindustan Occasions that Ibrahim Mohammad landed in India on Wednesday and has been questioned by Indian safety officers to determine if he had any terror hyperlinks in India.
Sharjah-born Zubar Mohammad graduated in engineering from Osmania College in 2001 and adopted his elder brother Yahya Farooq Mohammad to the US for greater research. He studied engineering on the College of Illinois Urbana-Champaign from 2001 via 2005, moved to Toledo in Ohio round 2006 and married.
Indian safety officers who’ve questioned Ibrahim Mohammad stated he appeared to have been self-radicalised after watching movies of al Qaeda chief Anwar al-Awlaki.
When his brother shifted to Dubai, he used the deal with proof of Ibrahim Zubair Mohammad within the USA for financial institution transactions. His brother advised Imrahim Mohammad to gather cheques from his two Pakistani associates Sultan Salim and Asif Salim and deposited it into his brother’s account.
Between 2004 and 2009, roughly 50-60 transactions had been made by Ibrahim Mohammad in his brother Yahya Farooq Mohammad’s account.
In 2009, Yahya Farooq Mohammad got down to meet Awlaki. After they couldn’t attain him, they determined to fulfill one in every of Awlaki’s associates in Yemen’s Sanaa. Based on US court docket paperwork, handed over $22,000 to be handed on to Awlaki to hold out terror assaults.