Batla House shootout: Court to pronounce verdict Tuesday

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A Delhi Court Tuesday will decide the fate of Shahzad Ahmad, lone convict and suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative in the 2008 Batla House shootout case. The prosecution has sought death penalty for Ahmad saying it is the “rarest of rare case”. Additional Sessions Judge Rajender Kumar Shastri, who convicted the 24-year-old man from Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh… Read more »

Court to pronounce sentence in Batla House shootout

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A Delhi court Monday will pronounce the sentence in 2008 Batla House shootout case in which the lone accused and Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative Shahzad Ahmad was convicted. Additional Sessions Judge Rajender Kumar Shastri, who convicted Ahmad for killing Delhi Police Special Cell Inspector M.C. Sharma during Batla House shootout, will pronounce the quantum of sentence. Ahmad, from Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh, was… Read more »

Batla House shootout: Key points of judgment

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A Delhi court on Thursday convicted Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative Shahzad Ahmad, the lone accused in the 2008 Batla House shootout in New Delhi, for killing a police inspector and attacking other officers. Nearly five years after the shootout, additional sessions judge (ASJ) Rajender Kumar Shastri convicted Ahmad, 24, from Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh, of… Read more »

Court verdict Thursday in Batla House shootout

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A Delhi court Thursday will pronounce its verdict in the 2008 Batla House shootout in which a lone suspected Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmad is facing trial. Additional Sessions Judge Rajender Kumar Shastri will pass the order. The prosecution, in its final arguments, had contended that it had “sufficient circumstantial evidence” and phone records to… Read more »