Kishtwar (Jammu & Kashmir): The National Investigating Agency (NIA) has sought permission from the Additional District Magistrate of Kistwar, Rajesh Shravan to quiz jailed militant Asgar Ali, belonging to the militant outfit HuJI (Harkat-ul-Jehad-Islami)  in connection with the September 7 Delhi High Court blast.

The ADM has granted permission to interrogate the HuJi member.

According to the sources, the NIA is proceeding with the investigation after having absolute hints from the jailed militants Aamir Abbas and Aabid in the Delhi blast.

Three hours after the serial blast rocked the Delhi High Court on September 7, an e-mail in the name of HuJI was sent to media houses that took the responsibility of the blast.

JPN/Bureau