2007 Mecca Masjid Blast Case: Swami Aseemanand Granted Bail

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| March 23 , 2017 , 17:07 IST
[caption id="attachment_252064" align="aligncenter" width="700"]Swami Aseemanand Swami Aseemanand[/caption]

The Hyderabad court on Thursday granted bail to the accused Aseemanand in the 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case.

The controversial former member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) will be released sometime later on Thursday. Also Read: Ajmer Blast Case: NIA Court Acquits Key Accused Swami Aseemanand, Convicts Three Others On May 18, 2007, an improvised explosive device (IED) was detonated inside Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad, killing nine people. Initially, the role of terror outfits such as LeT was suspected. Aseemanand is also a co-accused in the Malegaon and Samjhauta Express blast cases.