Manas Srivastava, Lucknow: UP STF has arrested Ahmed Baig Nadvi from Madeganj area of Lucknow. The arrested Ahmed Baig Nadvi has been a member of the Social Democratic Party of India and was tricking people on YouTube as a motivational speaker for the PFI. Ahmed Baig Nadvi also taught at Nadwa College, Lucknow till 2018.
UP STF has found many objectionable videos from Nadvi’s mobile and laptop. According to the information, he was working in many Gulf countries including Oman to collect funds for PFI.
The accused, a resident of Shravasti, was campaigning to make India a Muslim nation in 2047. In the recently held 2022 assembly elections, SDPI has also contested from Kaiserganj seat of Bahraich on the ticket of Social Democratic Party of India. UP STF has arrested Ahmed Baig Nadvi from a rented house in Madeganj area.