During the 1993 Mumbai blasts, he was trained by the ISI to make RDX bombs. He, along with Tiger Memon and a few accomplices, trained D Company men in Pakistan to operate weapons. Javed Chikna’s name came up in the religious riots that took place in Mumbai before the 1993 bomb blasts. He was hit by a bullet during that riot. Tiger Memon had fled to Dubai even before the bomb blasts while Javed had fled from Mumbai after the bomb blasts in the city.
Javed Chikan’s original name is Javed Patel. However, due to his beauty, he got the name Javed Chikna. 30 years have passed since the Mumbai blasts, Javed has also grown in age and has been given the name Uncle. Two years ago, the name of Javed’s uncle was revealed during the interrogation of some of the accused in the fake note case. After this the CDR of his mobile was removed.
149 notes of 2000 seized:
Thane Crime Branch had laid a trap and arrested Riyaz Abdul Shikilkar on 17 November 2021. During that time, 149 notes of Rs. 2000 were seized from him. After this case, Riyaz’s brother Faiyaz and an accused named Nisar Chaudhary were also arrested. There was no difference between the seized notes and genuine notes
From this, the Thane branch officials realized that these fake notes were not manufactured in India and the investigation was handed over to the NIA.
Name of Chikan in Counterfeit Currency Racket:
The investigation conducted by the NIA found that Javed Chikana, the arrested accused in the fake note case, was in touch. Also, the accused Riyaz Shikilkar had told the police that these fake notes are delivered by a broker named Nisar Chaudhary, while a person named Uncle works to deliver the notes to this broker. He has also admitted that he is in touch with this uncle through WhatsApp.