Indore: 11 Students Islamic Movement of India’s (SIMI) including mastermind Safdar Nagori were awarded lifetime imprisonment by the special CBI court.
The 11 convicts got life term for possession of weapons, explosives and ammunition and also for plotting anti-national activities.
The accused during investigations led the CBI to a farm in village Aroda in Indore from where 120 gelatine stick and 100 detonators were recovered.
Nagori was accused of being the mastermind behind the 2008 back to back serial bombings across cities.
Nagori was also alleged to be the mastermind of the back to back Gujarat serial blasts of 2008. In July 2008 Ahmadabad serial blasts 57 people had lost their lives and more that 70 people have already been charge sheeted in this case.