A fruit seller from Gangavathi was detained by the police on Sunday night. Shabbir, a resident of Mehboob Nagar in Gangavathi, was detained by the Shivamogga police.
Police sources said that Shabbir had allegedly linked with those arrested in Shivamogga on the charges of having an alleged link with ISIS. In this connection, the police took him to Shivamogga for inquiry. It is said that Shabbir had spoken to the youth over the phone who did the trail bomb blast on the banks of the river Tunga. The police are investigating the role of Shabbir, said police.
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