Security tightened outside Gautam Gambhir’s residence after ‘threat’ mail from ‘ISIS Kashmir’

New Delhi, 24 November

Security has been beefed up outside the residence of BJP MP Gautam Gambhir here following alleged death threats from ‘ISIS Kashmir’, officials said on Wednesday.

In a complaint addressed to the Deputy Commissioner of Police (Central), it has been said that on Tuesday night at 9.32 pm Gambhir’s official email id received death threats from ‘ISIS Kashmir’, he said.

The mail read, “We’re going to kill you and your family,” officials said.

He said the complaint requested to look into the matter, register an FIR and make necessary security arrangements.

Deputy Commissioner of Police (Central) Shweta Chauhan said, “We have received the complaint and the matter is being investigated. We have beefed up security outside his (MP’s) house.”

However, no FIR has been registered in the matter yet as investigation is in process, said police. PTI