Chinnaswamy Stadium Blast

  • Fasih Mohammad a very important catch: Government October 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The Government on Monday termed the arrest of suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist Fasih Mohammad as a "very important catch", saying Saudi Arabia fully cooperated in his deportation to India. "It was a very important catch. He was deported by Saudi Arabia," Union Home Secretary RK Singh told reporters...
  • We will also seek custody of Fasih: Bangalore Police October 23, 2012

    Bangalore: Bangalore Police on Monday said they would seek custody of Fasih Mohammed, a suspected Indian Mujahideen operative and key accused in the Delhi and Bangalore blasts, who was arrested after deportation from Saudi Arabia. "If Delhi Police has taken Fasih into custody, we will also be seeking his custody...
  • Key accused in 2010 Delhi, Bangalore blasts arrested October 23, 2012

    Delhi: Suspected terrorist Fasih Mohammed allegedly involved in the Chinnaswamy Stadium blast has been arrested by the Delhi Police Special Cell. This came after Saudi Arabia deported the suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist to India. Fasih is accused of involvement in Bangalore and Delhi blast conspiracies. Fasih was detained in Saudi Arabia...
  • Saudi Arabia may deport terror suspect to India July 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Fasih Mehmood, the terror suspect held in Saudi Arabia, is likely to be deported to India as early as next week. Sources have told CNN-IBN that the procedures to deport him are already underway. Fasih, who hails from Bihar, is wanted by both the Delhi and Bangalore police. He...
  • Fasih being implicated under false charges: Wife July 1, 2012

    An engineer by profession, 28-year-old Fasih is alleged to have been involved in the Chinnaswamy Stadium blast in Bangalore and the shooting incident near Jama Masjid (Delhi) in 2010 and is wanted by both, the Delhi and the Karnataka Police. ...
  • Bangalore: Two suspected terrorists arrested May 8, 2012

    Bangalore: In a major breakthrough, Crime Branch officials on Tuesday arrested two terrorists belonging to terror outfits Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and the Indian Mujahideen (IM) in Bangalore. The two suspected terrorists have been identified as Mohd Kafil Akhtar and Syyed Abdul Rehman. The former belongs to the IM and is wanted in...
  • Delhi: Suspected IM operative arrested March 28, 2012

    New Delhi: An alleged Indian Mujahideen operative, Asadullah Rehman has been arrested in Delhi. Rehman alias Dilkash (20) is an alleged member of the Indian Mujahideen module led by Yasin Bhatkal and has been arrested from Chandu Nagar in Karawal Nagar in Delhi. Explosives, detonators and a timer has been...
  • One more IM operative arrested in Bihar December 6, 2011

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police have picked up Idian Mujahideen (IM) operative Aftab alias Farooq alias Roshan from Purnia in Bihar. With this, a total of seven IM operatives, along with Farooq, have been arrested so far. Acting on a tip off by Intelligence Bureau (IB), a special branch team of...
  • Six IM operatives sent to 10-day police custody December 6, 2011

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday remanded six suspected Indian Mujahideen operatives allegedly involved in various blasts across India in police custody for 10 days. Officials of the special cell of the Delhi Police on November 30 arrested the six alleged terrorists from Delhi, Bihar and Chennai and recovered two...
  • Delhi: 6 Indian Mujahideen operatives arrested November 30, 2011

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Wednesday claimed to have busted the Indian Mujahideen module believed to be behind the three biggest terror attacks in the last two years. Officials of the special cell of the Delhi police have arrested 6 alleged terrorists of the group from Delhi, Bihar and Chennai. Going...
  • Madani behind Bangalore stadium blast: K'taka August 24, 2010

    Bangalore: People's Democratic Party Chairman Abdul Naseer Madani's interrogation has revealed that he was involved in the twin blasts outside the Chinnaswamy cricket stadium in Bangalore ahead of an Indian Premier League match in April this year, claimed Karnataka Home Minister VS Acharya. "We are likely to ask for extension Madani's...
  • Blast claims IPL matches in B'lore April 19, 2010

    The city's Police department that earlier seemed confident of the city's safety now seems shaky. The crude bomb blast in Chinnaswamy stadium has led to shifting of semi-final venue from the city. ...
  • No headway yet in B'lore twin blasts probe April 18, 2010

    Bangalore: The police have taken up investigation into the twin blasts at Bangalore's Chinnaswamy Stadium just before the start of IPL match on Saturday. Sources say that the explosive was an ammonium nitroglycerin gelatin stick. It was detonated with a micro-chip fitted timer. The explosive was wrapped in a plastic...
  • Blasts in B'lore before IPL match April 18, 2010

    Just minutes before Anil Kumble and Sachin Tendulkar stepped out to the pitch for the toss- two blasts went off..not too far away- at gate number 12 of the chinnaswamy stadium. A third bomb has since been defused- Police say they were low intensity explosions and possibly aimed at...