On 19th September, 9 operatives were arrested, 3 from Kerala and 6 from West Bengal. 10 members who were planning for explosions in different parts of India including Delhi-NCR. NIA in association with Special Task Force West Bengal arrested another operative in West Bengal. The 10th Operative of Al Qaeda Samim Ansari was arrested. NIA Pre-empted the possible terror attacks in different areas in India through these arrests.