Suspected IM terrorist held for 2011 bombings
A suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorist was arrested by the Maharashtra ATS in connection with the 2011 serial bomb blasts, in which 26 people were killed, on Tuesday.
The terror suspect was nabbed from the city airport in the morning and produced before a local court, which sent him in 10-day ATS custody.
“We arrested one Zainul Abedin, a suspected IM terrorist, from the airport this morning. We produced him in the court and got his remand for ten days,” a senior Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) official said.
“We will be questioning him in connection with the 2011 Mumbai serial blasts case,” he said.
A red corner (RC) notice was issued against the accused, based on which the ATS sleuths of Kalachowki unit arrested him, police said.