The National Investigation Agency (NIA) have received a threat mail against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi from an anonymous ID. The secret mail reads, “Kill Narendra Modi.”
The security of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been enhanced following the email.
The Union Ministry of Home Affairs is treating the matter “seriously” and has asked the Special Protection Group, which is responsible for the protection of Prime Minister Modi, to remain on high alert, according to sources in the security establishment.
The National Investigation Agency, which received the email, has roped in the Multi-Agency Coordination Centre (MAC), which has senior representatives from R&AW, Intelligence Bureau, and the Defence Intelligence Agencies, to investigate the matter.
The email dated August 8 was received from the ‘email@example.com’ id.
Sources in the security establishment say that the origin of the e-mail has been tracked to a location outside India.