2002 Akshardham Temple attack: Accused arrested from Ahmedabad Airport

Gujarat, Nov 26: The 2002 Akshardham Temple attack accused Mohammed Farooq Shaikh was arrested on Monday.

The Ahmedabad Crime Branch held Shaikh from Ahmedabad Airport.

Shaikh was on the run since the incident took place.

The alleged mastermind in the terror attack, Abdul Rashid Ajmeri, was held last year.

Sixteen years ago, two men had targeted the Akshardham Temple complex at Gandhinagar 0n 24 September, claiming 30 lives and left injured more than 80.


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