2007 Hyderabad twin blast: NIA to announce judgement on September 4

WION Web Team
Delhi, India Published: Aug 27, 2018, 01:41 PM(IST)

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The verdict was supposed to be pronounced by the NIA on Monday, two days after the 11th anniversary of the horrific incident.

National Investigation Agency (NIA) Special Court has postponed its judgement in the 2007 Hyderabad twin bomb blasts case till September 4, news agency ANI reported. 

The verdict was supposed to be pronounced by the NIA on Monday, two days after the 11th anniversary of the horrific incident. 

Twin blasts jolted Hyderabad's Gokul Chat Bhandar and Lumbini Park on August 25, 2007. As many as 42 people were killed in the explosion with over 60 injured. 

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Four people were arrested in the case and are currently lodged in Cherlapally Central Jail in Secunderabad, Telangana.

The four accused, Mohammed Sadiq, Ansar Ahmed Badshah Shaik, Akber Ismail and Anique Shafeeq Syed, were reported to be Indian Mujahideen operatives.

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