Chargesheet filed against Jundal in Nashik police academy case



Nashik (Maha): Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad Thursday filed a chargesheet before a local court against 26/11 Mumbai attack's key handler and LeT operative Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal in connection the conspiracy to attack city-based Maharashtra Police Academy.

Special Public Prosecutor Ajay Misar said the ATS today filed a 58-page chargesheet before Chief Judicial Magistrate A D Sawant.

Jundal was brought to India last year from Saudi Arabia.

There are nine accused in the case, seven of them still absconding. According to ATS, suspected LeT operative Bilal Shaikh, who was trained by Jundal, had hatched the conspiracy to attack the Academy in 2010, before Shaikh was arrested.

Court has allowed ATS to serve chargesheet on Jundal at Mumbai prison, where he has been lodged in connection with Aurangabad arms haul case.

PTI