You are here: Rediff Home » India » News » PTI
Search: The Web
      Discuss  |             Email   |         Print  |  Get latest news on your desktop

Mumbai local blasts accused Rahil Sheikh held in London
Related Articles
Terror on the train: A bloody history

Why I will take a Mumbai local

Why intelligence fails, and terrorists succeed

Gujarat cops look for Mumbai train blasts accused

Communal riots would be precisely what the terrorists want

Get news updates:What's this?
November 25, 2008 19:21 IST
Last Updated: November 25, 2008 19:23 IST

Interpol has detained Rahil Sheikh, an accused in the July 2006 Mumbai train blasts, at London [Images] airport, police sources said  on Tuesday.

Sheikh was wanted for allegedly providing funds for carrying out the explosions which claimed 185 lives and left over 400 injured. He was detained on the basis of a red corner notice issued against him by the interpol, the sources said, adding the international police body has informed the Mumbai police about the detention.

The Anti-Terrorism Squad of the Mumbai police, which probed the blasts, has so far chargsheeted 28 accused in the case.

© Copyright 2008 PTI. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PTI content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent.
       Email  |        Print   |   Get latest news on your desktop

© 2008 India Limited. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer | Feedback