Mumbai bus bomb accused released
A court in India’s western city of Mumbai (Bombay) has freed the final eight defendants accused of a deadly bus bombing in 2002. The special anti-terrorism court said there was a lack of evidence.
The blast in a bus in the city’s Ghatkopar suburb killed two passengers and injured 50 in December 2002. Police had initially accused 29 people – all Muslims – of involvement. Saturday’s ruling has left no-one facing charges. Full Story