Yakub Memon, 1993 Mumbai Blasts Convict Likely to be Hanged on July 30

Mumbai impacts convict Yakub Memon is liable to be held tight July 30 if his request for kindness is dismisses by the Supreme Court. This will be the first execution identified with the 1993 serial impacts, in which more than 250 individuals were murdered.

Sources say a hostile to fear court in Mumbai has issued a warrant for the execution of 53-year-old Memon, who was discovered liable of trick in 2007. He is at present in the Nagpur Central penitentiary, which has offices for hanging.

His advances against capital punishment were dismisses the distance to the President and the Supreme Court. He has now moved a remedial appeal against the Supreme Court’s request, which may be taken up before the date of hanging.

Sources say the date and time of execution has as of now been sanction by boss priest Devendra Fadnavis.

Memon, a charted accountant, had challenged his death sentence on the grounds that while he could be held guilty of conspiracy, he was not involved in executing the blasts that led to death of people. Yakub Memon is the brother of Ibrahim Memon, better known as Tiger Memon, who is the prime accused in the case and missing.

President Pranab Mukherjee rejected Memon’s mercy petition earlier this year and left it to Maharashtra to decide on the date of his hanging.


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