Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon hanged to death

Newsroom24x7 Desk

Yakub MemonNagpur: Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon was hanged to death at Nagpur Central Jail at 7 a.m. today.

The Supreme Court of India heard at 5 a.m. Memon’s petition in the court premises and ruled that he will hang for his role in the Mumbai blasts.

A 3-judge bench heard the petition, a last moment bid to hold Memon’s execution, on the plea that he could not be hanged at least for a week after the rejection of his mercy plea.

 

 

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