26/11: Kasav's police custody ends on Feb 26

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Mumbai, Feb 26: The police custody of Azam Amir Kasav, the lone surviving terrorist of the 26/ 11 terror strikes, ends on Thursday, Feb 26.

On Friday, Feb 13, a magistrate's court had remanded Kasav to police custody for his involvement in a blast that took place in a taxi at Vile Parle.

He has been in police custody since his arrest on the night of Nov 26 and booked in 12 cases by Mumbai police.

Meanwhile, Mumbai Police filed an approximately 5,000-page chargesheet on the 26/11 terror attacks.

Besides Kasav, nine Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists and twenty most wanted accused were named in the chargesheet.

These twenty accused are believed to be hiding in Pakistan and include Yousuf Muzzamil and Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, the mastermind of 26/11.

Kasav faces numerous charges under the Indian Penal Code, ranging from waging war against a foreign country to murder. He has also been charged under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act.

The chargesheet also presents Kasav's conversation with his Pakistani handlers, his interrogation report and eyewitness accounts.

Kasav and Ismail Khan attacked the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus on Nov killing 58 persons and injuring over 100.


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