An NIA court today convicted five Indian Mujahideen terrorists including Yasin Bhatkal for their involvement in 2013 Dilsukhnagar blasts in Hyderabad. The quantum of sentence will be pronounced on December 19.
This is the first-ever conviction of an Indian Mujahideen terrorist.
As many as 18 persons had died and 131 injured in twin blasts that occurred on February 21, 2013.
The main accused in the case and key conspirator, Riyaz Bhatkal, is still absconding. Yasin Bhatkal was one among the most wanted terrorist in India