New Delhi, Oct 6: This ISIS recruit too chickened out and unable to bear the misery in Mosul, Iraq he returned to India. Earlier the National Investigation Agency had arrested one Subahani Mohammad, aged 31 who is a resident of Tirunelveli in Tamil Nadu.
The allegation against him was that he had joined the ISIS and was supporting its activities. He is originally a resident of Kerala.
Here are the details of his interrogation verbatim:
-I was recruited and radicalized by the ISIS over an online social media platform."
-I had gone to Iraq on April 8 2014 to join the ISIS and fight for them."
-I left home telling my wife and parents that I was going to perform Umrah."
-I left for Istanbul from Chennai on a visit visa.
-After reaching Istanbul, I crossed over into Iraq with others from Pakistan.
-I underwent a detailed course in Sharia at Mosul followed by combat training
-I was sent for war duty which I performed for two weeks.
-I was paid 100 US dollars a month along with accomodation free of cost.
-I could not withstand the violence and misery in Mosul.
-I decided to leave the organisation after two friends were burnt alive in an attack.
-The ISIS imprisoned me when they found out and subject me to torture.
-I was sent to a jail in Syria.
-One day they allowed me to leave after which I approached the Indian consulate.
-I went back to Istanbul and contacted my family who sent money for airfare.
-Upon my return, I took up a job as a salesman.
-I got in touch with ISIS handlers over the internet after few months.