Key suspect of IM escaped from Mumbai Police


In a major set back to Mumbai Police a suspect member of terror group Indian Mujahideen, Afzal Usmani has reportedly escaped from police custody. Usmani brought by cops to a court for hearing.


Mumbai Police said a massive manhunt has been lauched to trace Usmani, he was disappeared from outside the court. He was brought to court for framing of charges today.


He was arrested in 2008 by Mumbai crime branch in connection with 2008 blasts in Ahmedabad and also of having planted the bombs and an attempted bombing in Surat. He was suspected to have supplied the cars to transport explosives in the above cases. By the arrest of Usmani Mumbai crime branch had succeeded in cracking the Maharashtra Module of Indian Mujahideen.