Chinese, Nepalese Nationals Caught Trying To Get Info On Defence Secrets, Arrested: Police
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Chinese, Nepalese Nationals Caught Trying To Get Info On Defence Secrets, Arrested: Police

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September 19, 2020

The Delhi Police today said it has arrested a Chinese woman and her Nepalese associate, and claimed that they were paying huge amounts of money to freelance journalist Rajeev Sharma for allegedly passing sensitive information to "Chinese intelligence". "Special Cell has arrested a freelance journalist, Rajeev Sharma, for passing sensitive information to Chinese intelligence. One Chinese lady and her Nepalese associate have also been arrested for paying him large amounts of money routed through shell companies. Chinese intelligence tasked the journalist for conveying sensitive information in lieu of large amounts of money," the police told news agency Press Trust of India.


New Delhi, 19 September 2020

"Huge number of mobile phones, laptops and other incriminating/sensitive material have been recovered," the police added. As per news report of NDTV, the Delhi Police on Friday arrested a freelance journalist, who was found in possession of defence-related classified documents, in connection with a case under the Official Secrets Act.

Source -NDTV


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