Dhaka attack probe zeroes in on Zakir Naik

MUMBAI/ NEW DELHI: The probe trail in Dhaka's Gulshan Enclave attack last Friday has led the police to Mumbai, where a radical Islamic preacher was at work on the young killers in Dhaka.

A little known reclusive Islamic Research Foundation or IRF located in the dingy by-lane of central Mumbai's Dongri neighbourhood founded by Islamic scholar Dr Zakir Naik about six years ago is under the scanner of India's National Investigation Agency (NIA) and other state and Central anti-terrorism networks.

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