NIA to study judgment of Mecca Masjid blast case

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New Delhi, Apr 16 : Commenting on acquittal of all accused in Mecca Masjid blast case, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday said the probe agency will study the judgment before deciding the future course of action.

”We will examine the court judgment after we get a copy of the same and decide further course of action,” a top official of the probe agency said.

A blast had occurred in historic Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad in Friday prayer meeting, leaving nine dead and 58 injured on May 18, 2007.

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) took over the case from the local police and filed charge sheet in 2011.

Subsequently, the NIA took over the case from the CBI in 2011. (UNI)