Terrorist Declared under new anti-terror law

  • Masood Azhar, Hafiz Saeed, Dawood Ibrahim declared terrorists under new anti-terror law.

  • Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act 1967 amended in August 2019

  • Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar and Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Muhammad Saeed were declared “individual Terrorist” by Indian Govt.
  • Mumbai terror attack matermind Zaki Ur Rehman Lakhvi and underworld don Dawood Ibrahim have also been declared as ‘individual terrorists.
  • As per newly-amended The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 2019, lt provides for putting a travel ban on such individuals once they are declared terrorists.