Rediff India Abroad
 Rediff India Abroad Home  |  All the sections


The Web

India Abroad

Sign up today!

Mobile Downloads
Text 67333
Article Tools
Email this article
Top emailed links
Print this article
Contact the editors
Discuss this Article

Home > News > PTI

Judicial custody of Malegaon blasts accused extended

February 05, 2007 16:14 IST

Related Articles
Terror strikes Malegaon

The Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act Court on Monday extended till February 17 the judicial custody of nine persons accused of orchestrating blasts in Maharashtra's textile town Malegaon.

The nine are accused of carrying out four serial blasts in Malegaon on September 8, 2006, in which 31 people were killed and 312 injured.

The ATS in the chargesheet had alleged that all the accused were members of the banned Students Islamic Movement of India and had carried out the blasts to create communal tensions in the town and the state.

© Copyright 2007 PTI. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PTI content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent.