`Execution done as per law`

Amid a row over delay in informing the family of Afzal Guru about his execution, Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Monday said that the family was informed in prior as per the rules. Addressing a press conference, Shinde said: “The decision to hang Afzal was not politically motivated but was done as per the law.”

Feb 11, 2013, 20:49 PM IST