Ex-Army officer’s daughter “intends” to join ISIS
The daughter of a former Indian Army officer "wants" to join Islamic State militant outfit, a media report said on Monday.
Indian Express, while quoting its sources said the graduate from Delhi University is planning to go to Syria to fight in the ongoing war.
However, her father, former Lieutenant Colonel in Indian army, informed National Intelligence Agency (NIA) about the "intentions" of his daughter while getting suspicious with Intelligence Bureau officials now on task to counsel the woman.
The former DU student, Hindu by religion, it reported, went to Australia for higher studies after graduation.
It said she got influenced there and was a completely changed person.
The woman is in her mid-20s, it said.
The report claimed thatsShe was reportedly in touch with ISIS recruiters.
According to the report, the lady was planning to convert and thought of going to Syria via Australia. IB officers are currently interacting with the lady in an attempt to de-radicalise her.