Mecca Masjid blast: Two suspects produced in court

Last Updated: Thursday, June 17, 2010 - 19:00

Hyderabad: Two Ajmer blast accused, brought
here by CBI in connection with the investigation into 2007
Mecca Masjid blast case, were today remanded to judicial
custody till June 30 by a local court.

Amid tight security, Devender Gupta and Lokesh Sharma,
who were lodged in Central Jail, Ajmer in Rajasthan, were
brought on transit remand here for investigation into the
blast in which five persons were killed here on May 18, 2007.

The duo were produced before the 14th Additional Chief
Metropolitan Magistrate who remanded them to judicial
custody till June 30. They were later sent to Chanchalguda
prison.

According to CBI, they want to interrogate Devender and
Lokesh to establish conspiracy link behind the bomb blast at
Mecca Masjid and also to know about any local links if any.

PTI



First Published: Thursday, June 17, 2010 - 19:00

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