All accused acquitted in 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case in Hyderabad

Nabakumar Sarkar alias Swami Aseemanand

Nabakumar Sarkar alias Swami Aseemanand

The judgment will decide the complicity of five of the 10 accused charge-sheeted in the case.

Outside Nampally court ahead of Mecca Masjid case verdict. Ten persons were named as accused in the case. The accused arrested were - Devendra Gupta, Lokesh Sharma, Swami Aseemanand, Bharat Mohanlal Rateshwar and Rajendra Chowdhary.

Two other accused, former RSS pracharak Sandeep V. Dange and electrician-cum-RSS activist Ramchandra Kalsangra from MP are absconding.

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Investigation is continuing against two other accused. The statements of 226 witnesses were recorded and 411 documents were examined in this case.

As many as nine persons died in the blast and another five died in the subsequent police firing said to be aimed at controlling the mob.

The blast which took place at the Mecca Masjid which is adjacent to the historic Charminar in the Old City during Friday prayers had left 9 dead, 58 injured.

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Swami Aseemanand and Bharat Mohanlal Rateshwar were on bail while three others have been lodged in the Central prison in Hyderabad under judicial remand.

Main accused of the bomb blast case Devender Gupta, Lokesh Sharma and Rajinder Chowdary who were also convicted in Dargah Ajmer Shareef Bomb Blast case were given a life sentence.

Late YS Rajasekhar Reddy was the chief minister then.

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The case was initially probed by the local police before being transferred to the CBI, and finally in 2011 to the NIA, the country's premier anti-terror investigation agency.

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