Day 5: David Headley's deposition underway
David Coleman Headley`s deposition over the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack entered its fifth day on Friday.
Mumbai: David Coleman Headley`s deposition over the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack entered its fifth day on Friday.
The deposition which is happening via video conferencing began today as special public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam arrived at Mumbai court.Yesterday on the fourth day of the deposition, Headley made sensational revelations, in which he took the name of Ishrat Jahan, who was killed in an alleged `fake encounter` and said that he was informed by Muzammil Bhatt about a botched operation in Gujarat because of a female suicide bomber.
"David Headley has made many sensational revelations. The first revelation was made when we asked him how many wings does Lashkar have. He replied that Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi is the operation commander.
Hafiz Saeed is the founder. He also named finance wing, women wing and a naval wing. We further asked him who the head of the women wing was, to which he said that Abu Hunja`s mother was the head of the wing," special Public Prosecutor in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack case, Ujjwal Nikam told the media here.During the last three days of deposition, Headley revealed several names in Pakistani Army and the ISI who are working closely with terror outfits Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and Jamat-ul-Dawa (JuD) to carry out attacks in India.
He informed about the ISI giving moral, financial and military support to the LeT and gave a detailed plan of modus operandi behind the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks.