A city court on Tuesday dismissed the bail plea moved by suspected Lashkar-e-Toiba bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda’s father-in-law, Mohd Zakaria, on grounds that the allegations against him pertained to terror activities and investigation in the case was pending. Zakaria was arrested on charges of assisting Tunda and a few other Pakistani nationals for illegally entering India to carry out terrorist attacks.
DDA engineer surrenders in graft case
DDA engineer Kapil Deo, accused and absconding in a graft case involving former Micromax CEO Rajesh Agarwal, surrendered in a city court on Tuesday, after which the court sent him to police custody for seven days. While surrendering in court, Kapil Deo mentioned his upcoming marriage as the reason for his absence. He also stated that he had sent a fax to the CBI on August 28, offering his participation in the investigation. CBI argued before the court that Deo had “deliberately avoided joining investigation”. ENS