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Armyman arrested for handing over sensitive documents

October 21, 2006 13:39 IST

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An armyman has been arrested while allegedly handing over sensitive defence-related classified documents to a Pakistani official.

Anil Kumar, a hawaldar working in the Army group insurance scheme, was arrested late Friday night from a south-west Delhi locality, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Special Cell) Alok Kumar said.

Kumar was handing over the documents to a Pakistani High Commission official at the time of his arrest, he said.

While the Pakistani official has been handed over to the High Commisison after completion of legal formalities, Kumar has been arrested under the National Security Act.

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The Disease of Degeneration in our value-system has caught upwith the Armed Forces too. The dictum of our country today is "Money matters above everything ...

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hawaldar caught is just the scapegoat in this bollywood-style version of spy have to cut the hand that is feeding him the so-called 'secrets' ...

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Hindus themselves are the enemies of their own country .It is not the muslims and the chritians who are our enemies.For the the hindus , ...

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