Mumbai terror architect crafts infiltration surgeApr 2nd, 2009 | By Editor | Category: Backgrounders, Lead Story
SRINAGAR: Ever since the massacre in Mumbai in November 2008, intelligence services across the world have searched, without success, for one of its architects: a Lashkar-e-Taiba commander known only by the twin aliases Muzammil and Yusuf.
Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Muzammil alias Yusuf, in a computer-generated photofit.
Now, highly-placed police and intelligence sources have told The Hindu, the man who had hands-on responsibility for the tactical training of the terrorists as well as pre-assault reconnaissance, has resurfaced in Muzaffarabad, the capital of Pakistan-administered Kashmir. And he has been commanding a surge in infiltration that has sparked off some of the most intense fighting seen along the Line of Control in years. (Full Story)